• HPV provides priority access to SAP resources and an extensive network of contacts within Europe and North America. Yaron pushes us to be the best, but our goals are aligned we feel strong support from the whole HPV team. That kind of environment gives you the confidence to push your business to the limit and to aim for the maximum result.  
    Riccardo Badalone, CEO
    Diablo Technologies
  • Together with Hasso Plattner Ventures, RIB performed the biggest IT IPO in Western Europe in 2011 and the single software IPO in the last 5 years in this part of the world. HPV was the backbone of my company during this critical time. It was a great win-win entrepreneurial partnership based on trust and friendship.
    Thomas Wolf, CEO
    RIB Software AG
  • If Yaron Valler believes in you and your company, he will stand behind it at all times, no matter what. This kind of support gives confidence to entrepreneurs to focus on the business and build something big!  
    Naren Shaam, CEO
  • Hasso Plattner Ventures is an important pillar of SponsorPay's growth. Their extensive experience, strong international network and dedicated support have been invaluable. Yaron, in particular, has been a constant source of encouragement and inspiration.
    Andreas Bodczek, Co-Founder & Managing Director
  • HPV serves as a bridge to Europe and especially to Germany. One of Panaya's most significant markets is the SAP customer base,  for which our connection with Hasso Plattner gives us tremendous credibility.
    Yossi Cohen, Founder & CEO
  • „With Hasso Plattner we found an investor, who took responsibility from day one on. We are thrilled with the partnership. Hasso Plattner Ventures are pragmatic, solution-oriented and always have the big picture in mind.

    As founders we always want the company to strive forward and HPV share this spirit with us 100%.
    Lawrence Leuschner, CEO
  • HPV is always approachable, and while discussions may become intense, at the end of the day there’s always the feeling that we jointly work on the same goal: successfully growing the company.
    Alexander Swoboda, CFO
  • The entrepreneurial spirit in the Hasso Plattner Ventures Team is amazing. Additionally the team has an outstanding international network - just the way it´s supposed to be for a VC.  
    Nils Regge, CEO
  • What makes working with HPV so unique is the very close and constructive relationship with Rouven, whose own entrepreneurial background allows him to remain flexible and focused, understanding the challenges young companies face.
    Uwe Brodtmann, CEO
  • HPV signals confidence and trust, and gives us the freedom to focus on building our company.
    Stefaan Sonck Thiebaut, General Manager
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