Vorndran Mannheims Capital (formerly known as Ventizz Capital Partners) was formed in 2000 and has offices in St. Gallen, Zurich, Dusseldorf, and Vienna. The company exclusively advises private equity funds which invest in buy-out transactions and high-growth opportunities in small and medium-sized high-tech companies in the german-speaking region. VMCap has 5 partners: Dr. Helmut Vorndran, Willi Mannheims, Dr. Björn Söndgerath, Nico Helling and Andreas Marty. Together with a team of 16 professionals they currently advise four funds with capital totalling EUR 675 million. To date, VMCap has invested in 50 companies focusing on renewable energy, medical technology, information and communication technology and on other branches of industry offering high value-added. In addition to a large number of trade sales, VMCap has successfully placed four of its participating interests (Ersol, SAF, PV Crystalox Solar, exceet Group) on stock.