EQT Ventures leads €6.5m AnyDesk Series A after finding company with AI platform

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EQT Ventures has led a €6.5m Series A financing round for German remote desktop business AnyDesk after discovering the business using its AI platform Motherbrain.

Angel investors including Chris Hitchen and existing backer Andreas Burike also took part in the funding round, which will be used for product innovation and growing the technical and commercial teams.

Motherbrain was developed by EQT and is used by EQT Ventures to discover promising companies and guide its investment decisions.

Today, people need to work with their teams and content just as quickly and fluidly

AnyDesk has already secured more than 7,000 business customers and has been downloaded by more than 50 million users worldwide.

Axel Bard Bringéus, international expansion partner and investment advisor at EQT Ventures, said, “We were blown away by the impressive traction and growth that AnyDesk is showing.

“The team has tremendous talent and has built fantastic proprietary technology that supports today’s multi-device, always on workforce.

“The EQT Ventures team is looking forward to supportingAnyDesk on the next phase of its journey.”

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