connecting creative businesses

what we do

later stage venture investments

We invest to create long-term capital gains. Free of the rigid limitations of a fund structure and holding periods, we can support growth opportunities at various stages of development.

about us

crafting / USA


flower delivery / Europe

Bloom & Wild

marketplace / Europe

Not On The High

fashion / Europe


shopping engine / Asia


fashion / USA

Bauble Bar

social media / Germany

crafting / USA


marketplace / Europe


News & Trends

Burda Principal Investments opens Asian headquarters in Singapore

Investments will focus on technology companies in Southeast Asia.

Bloom & Wild blooms with £3.75m investment

The UK’s top rated online flower company completes a new round of funding.

Fashion platform Showroom is growing

To support further growth Burda raises its stake in Showroom to 64 percent. While founders now hold a combined 36 percent of shares.

NOT ON THE HIGH secures investment in £21m funding round

Hubert Burda Media Burda led the £21m funding round (Series E) into UK’s leading curated marketplace for creative small businesses. raises investment in €5.5m funding round

Announcing the backing of fast-growing social network

Burda invests in international e-commerce hub

In addition to Burda, existing investors Greycroft Partners, Data Point Capital and Chicago Ventures have decided to provide additional capital for Blitsy.

Mobile fashion marketplace Vinted secures $27m series C to expand in new markets

Vinted, the world’s largest pre-loved fashion and lifestyle marketplace, receives $27 million of Series C funding in a round led by Burda Principal Investments.

Martin Weiss

Managing Director & CEO

Christian Teichmann

Managing Director

Benita Merz

Investment Manager

Peter Kennedy

Executive Chairman Asia

Yuan Lee Chung

Investment Manager

Albert Shyy


Manolo Espinosa

Senior Adviser

Natalie Schmitke

Investment Manager