Barr & Co strives to be more than just a source of finance for our portfolio. We are in daily contact with our portfolio companies to help them with strategic decisions, hiring of executive talent, financings, and ultimately with their liquidity events. We have investments in many diverse spaces, from advertising to telecommunications, from enterprise software to consumer internet. We have also deployed significant amounts of capital in factoring and venture loans, in debt transactions.


Current Portfolio Companies

Exited Investments



Press releases

January, 10 2018


TA Capital has lead a Series A financing for Berlin-based Dahmakan, a food delivery company operating in Malaysia.

January, 19 2016


Barr & Co Portfolio Company Ocedo GmbH of Germany acquired by Riverbed, Inc


Barr & Co only invested in June 2015 in this Karlsruhe-based software defined network company based on the long-standing relationship with founder Jan Hichert and team. We had seen this team achieve amazing success with their previous company Astaro and were therefore eager and excited to become shareholders along with Landesbank in Germany. We are very happy about such an amazing outcome for the Ocedo team in such a short time.

January, 14 2015


Texas Atlantic Capital has become a shareholder of Berlin-based Delivery Hero, a global meal delivery company, with an Euro 12 million investment.

December  1, 2014


Rocket Internet portfolio company Lazada has raised $250 million USD to secure its position as a dominant force in e-commerce in Southeast Asia, the company announced today.

The new funding was led by Singapore investment company Temasek, with participation from Rocket Internet.

November 13, 2014


U.S. venture-capital investment in Europe is increasing steadily, according to this article.

The American funding comes from some of the biggest names, as well as from

high-net-worth individuals.

November 12, 2014


Hadoop Provider Hortonworks Inc files for IPO



October 09, 2014


TAC Portfolio Company Miflora completed Series B


Texas Atlantic Capital portfolio company Miflora of Munich, Germany has completed a EUR 2M Series B equity financing in September, 2014.

October 06, 2014


TAC has Sold its Stake in Quandoo GmbH


Texas Atlantic Capital divested its holdings of preferred stock of Berlin-based Quandoo GmbH to an Asian strategic investor in a secondary transaction. The sale closed on October 2, 2014.

August 26, 2014


TAC Portfolio Company AdEspresso Awarded Coveted PMD Certification by Facebook 

Big news is brewing at AdEspresso, which was recently named a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer. The San Francisco-based company is a SaaS platform for Facebook advertising optimization, aimed at helping small businesses advertise on the social network.


May 16, 2014


TAC Leads Knowable Co's Seed Convertible Financing


Texas Atlantic Capital has lead a seed stage investment in Knowable.

Knowable Co. provides a service which allows for a comprehensive take on building and growing a hardware project online and in a team. It caters to the whole process of designing a physical product from early ideation and finding collaborators to iterative prototyping and collaboration all the way to distribution. Knowable builds upon the strong potential of a new exciting industry: the rise of hardware entrepreneurship in the realm of global connectivity, crowd-based communities, and new production technologies.

March 18, 2014


Opvizor Series B Lead by Texas Atlantic Capital


Houston-based Opvizor is an independent producer of SaaS solutions for intelligent data processing and in-depth analysis of Datacenter. These solutions include management of virtual IT infrastructures within heterogeneous datacenter as well as solutions for the prevention of errors and failures. Local and global companies of all sizes and several thousand users already count on the opvizor software solutions.

February 28, 2014


Texas Atlantic Capital Has Lead Venture Note Financing for Los Angeles-Based Mobile Security Solutions, Inc., a mobile physical access security vendor. The company will use the proceeds of the financing to further grow sales and accelerate partnerships. Visit www.atlantic.vc to read more about Texas Atlantic Capital LP

January 13, 2014


Texas Atlantic Capital's Portfolio Company Quandoo just Announced the Successful Raising of $8M in Series B Financing Led by DN Capital.


December 25, 2013


Texas Atlantic Capital Has Lead a Seed Convertible Financing for Mountain View, California Based AdEspresso, Inc.


AdEspresso offers an advertising optimization platform for Facebook and other social websites and has added over 5,000 customers in its 5 months beta program.


December 12, 2013


Texas Atlantic Capital Co- Leads a Seven-Digit Investment in Miflora.


The Munich-based online flower delivery service Miflora, which started out as a flower delivery subscription service, is granted a seven-digit amount in capital for further expansion. The capital comes from Barr & Co, LLC and other investors.

Visit www.atlantic.vc to read more about Texas Atlantic Capital LP

July 17, 2013


Texas Atlantic Capital Co-Leads a Seed Series Investment in Social Flowers E-Commerce Miflora.


Barr & Co, LLC's General Partner Dr. Marcus Englert takes a board seat in the Munich-based company. He said about the new investment: "We believe flowers are an under-served e-commerce segment. Miflora has a compelling go-to-market approach and a very capable management team. We are pleased to be investors."

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