Cavalry Ventures is a European early-stage venture capital fund focusing on pre-seed and seed stages with EUR 260+ million in assets under management. Cavalry Ventures was founded in 2016 by Rouven Dresselhaus, Claude Ritter, Stefan Walter, Markus Fuhrmann, Marcel Hollerbach, and Dominik Matyka. In addition to the expertise of the partners, the portfolio companies gain access to a cross-sector, global and exclusive network of more than 200 angel investors, entrepreneurs, scientists, business experts, and many more, who provide advisory and operational support in areas such as strategy, organisational development, product development, sales, international expansion, recruiting and marketing. The portfolio comprises more than 50 companies such as Forto, McMakler, REKKI, BRYTER, and PlanRadar. Cavalry Ventures is headquartered in Berlin and invests across Europe. In 2021, Cavalry has received the "Hottest Seed Fund" award at The Europas Tech Startup Awards.