Investment Criteria

aws Mittelstandfonds has completed its investment activities for medium-sized Austrian technology companies as of December 31, 2020. For this reason, we are not currently accepting any new projects.

If you are interested in other financing options, please contact Austria Wirtschaftsservice

Austrian SMEs - Our Target Companies

  • Company is headquartered in Austria
  • Revenue: min. EUR 2 m
  • Stable revenue development and profitability
  • Sustainable competitive position with a clear growth story
  • Hidden champions in market niches
  • Experienced and reliable management

Typical Situations

  • Growth financing
  • Succession management (MBO, MBI, spin-off, etc.)
  • Co-Investor in a take-over

Investment Duration and Form

  • Equity investments (minority)
  • Silent participation (mezzanine, participation right etc.)
  • Ticket size up to EUR 5 m
  • Duration up to 10 years

We do not invest in: