Reference Transaction

Advising Authentic Vision GmbH on its capital raise by Dolby Family Ventures, Custos Privatstiftung, Joint Effects LLC, and Smart Family Office

Authentic Vision GmbH
Dolby Family Ventures







Authentic Vision GmbH provides mobile authentication solutions designed to protect an organization’s investments in product innovation, brand value, and reputation while creating new opportunities to increase trust and engagement with consumers. Authentic Vision’s patented Meta Anchor™-technology, which consists of the Holographic Fingerprint label, mobile authentication app, and real-time analytics capabilities protect physical assets from counterfeiting and creates opportunities for brands to securely connect their digital assets to digital value in Web3 applications.

Dolby Family Ventures is an early stage venture firm focused on building great technology companies. Dolby Family Ventures partners with best-in-class innovators and strong investment syndicate partners at the seed stage of a company’s development. Custos Privatstiftung is a firm co-founded by Andritz founder Wolfgang Leitner. Joint Effects LLC is a venture capital company based in the Boston area, which invests opportunistically across all industries, including digital transformation of essential services, fintech, deep tech, and health tech. Smart Family Office (SFO) is a wealth management consultancy based in Vienna and Salzburg, specializing in larger family assets. SFO offers a wide range of investment opportunities - from classic investments such as real estate and company shareholdings to cryptocurrencies and NFTs.

Saxenhammer Transaction Team

Following transaction team facilitated the transaction for our client.

About the sector


In the era of digitalisation, the German technology sector is of particular importance. The sector not only represents an important branch of the economy with more than EUR 230 b in annual turnover, one million jobs and almost 7% of total economic output. In the context of digitalisation, the sector is above all a central driver of innovation and has a significant impact on other sectors.