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Investing at the cutting edge of innovation, worldwide – ten years of Bosch venture capital

In view of the big long-term opportunities it sees in the Chinese market, RBVC has opened a new office in Shanghai.

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Investing at the cutting edge of innovation, worldwide – ten years of Bosch venture capital
Venture Capital, Bosch Group Internet of Things, Business/economy Press release

Investing at the cutting edge of innovation, worldwide – ten years of Bosch venture capital

Successful international portfolio; on course for further growth

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Venture Capital, Bosch Group Internet of Things, Business/economy Factsheet

Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC)

Investments in tech start-ups

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Volkmar Denner
Bosch Group Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Volkmar Denner

Chairman of the Board of Management, Robert Bosch GmbH

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Venture Capital, Bosch Group Internet of Things, Business/economy Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Ingo Ramesohl

Managing director, Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH

Venture Capital Internet of Things, Business/economy Curriculum Vitae

Philipp Rose

Managing director, Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH

About Bosch

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 402,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2017). The company generated sales of 78.1 billion euros in 2017. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology.

As a leading IoT company, Bosch offers innovative solutions for smart homes, smart cities, connected mobility, and connected manufacturing. It uses its expertise in sensor technology, software, and services, as well as its own IoT cloud, to offer its customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to deliver innovations for a connected life. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.” The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 440 subsidiary and regional companies in 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, Bosch’s global manufacturing, engineering, and sales network covers nearly every country in the world. The basis for the company’s future growth is its innovative strength. At 125 locations across the globe, Bosch employs some 64,500 associates in research and development.

The company was set up in Stuttgart in 1886 by Robert Bosch (1861-1942) as “Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering.” The special ownership structure of Robert Bosch GmbH guarantees the entrepreneurial freedom of the Bosch Group, making it possible for the company to plan over the long term and to undertake significant upfront investments in the safeguarding of its future. Ninety-two percent of the share capital of Robert Bosch GmbH is held by Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH, a charitable foundation. The majority of voting rights are held by Robert Bosch Industrietreuhand KG, an industrial trust. The entrepreneurial ownership functions are carried out by the trust. The remaining shares are held by the Bosch family and by Robert Bosch GmbH.

Additional information is available online at www.bosch.com, www.iot.bosch.com, www.bosch-press.com, www.twitter.com/BoschPresse.

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