Horizon Raises $1.4 Million in pre-Seed Round  

by Kay Aloha Villamor in September 13th, 2022

Horizon, a Mainz, Germany-based B2B SaaS startup in the field of consumer insights & research tech, has raised $1.4 million as part of its pre-seed funding.

The round saw participation from Catapult Analytics Ltd., including the former CEO of Nielsen Entertainment, Andy Wing, and the former MD of MarketCast International, Henry Piney, in addition to Investment and Structure Bank Rhineland-Palatinate as investors.

Additionally, Sebastian Heinz (Co-Founder of Statworx), Dr. Marco Adelt (Co-Founder of CLARK), and further business angel investors also participated in the round.

The German B2B SaaS will use the investment to extend its customer base, hire people in key positions, and develop its product to the next level.

Horizon also announced the appointment of Annie Melnic as Head of Data Analytics & Insights.

Company: 021 Software GmbH

Raised: $1.4M

Round: pre-Seed Round

Funding Month: September 2022

Lead Investors: Catapult Analytics Ltd., Andy Wing, and Henry Piney

Additional Investors: Sebastian Heinz and Dr. Marco Adelt

Company Website: https://www.gethorizon.net/

Software Category: Market Validation Software

About the Company: Founded in 2021 by Daniel Putsche and Lutz Petrean in Mainz, Germany. Horizon is a B2B SaaS that helps innovation, product, and consumer insight teams quantitatively research overall market demand, best positioning, price acceptance, and brand fit for strategic product decisions. Major European blue-chip companies have already made Horizon an integral part of their decision-making processes. Horizon offers automation software for market validation tests, helping Founders, Agencies, and Enterprises make the best decisions for new product innovations. The software makes it possible to use landing page tests to analyze user behavior in response to strategic questions. Horizon is headquartered in Mainz, Germany.


Source: https://techfundingnews.com/german-saas-startup-horizon-raises-1-4m-ropes-in-ex-adidas-executive/


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