lars kloppsteck

I am an entrepreneur by heart, always on the lookout for new ideas and people to make it happen. This starts with identifying companies that we would like to become part of our BID Equity family, and then seamlessly transitions into an ongoing partnership to develop the platforms strategically and operationally. I accompany the investment cycle from start to finish, so to speak.

How would your colleagues describe you?

Perhaps as a notorious optimist with a hands-on, pragmatic approach to making things happen both on the commercial and technical side of things. I also hope they see me as a team player who likes to build trust across all stakeholders in the BID Equity ecosystem.    

What do you love most about your job?

I love the variety of topics and the wealth of experience that we systematically build-up. We meanwhile really know what works, and what doesn't, and can therefore add a lot of value to our portfolio firms in a short period of time. Seeing this through to the end is really fulfilling. 


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From Lars' Desk

06 Aug 2020

BID Equity acquires stake in Infopark Group, creator of the SaaS-based Content Management System Scrivito.

12 Sep 2019

BID Equity Fund II, a fund advised by BID Equity, acquires a majority stake in XClinical GmbH. XClinical is a leading international provider of software solutions for drug and medical device studies. The XClinical platform fully implements the CDISC standard, which significantly accelerates the analysis and submission of data to regulatory authorities.

29 Jun 2021

BID Equity announces the successful close of its BID Equity Overflow Fund II at the hard cap volume of €50 million. The fund will provide additional equity to the most promising BID Equity Fund II software platforms to allow continued buy & build.

07 Feb 2019

omneva Group acquired majority stakes both in CareCenter, the leading Austrian software provider, and Rair, a specialist for elderly care software. The group hereby significantly extends its customer base and its local market footprint in Austria as well as southern and eastern Germany. Both transactions were closed in Q4 2018.