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Transaction Details

  • On March 24, 2022, Cryptshare, a German-based secure communication specialist, was acquired by Pointsharp, a portfolio company of Main Capital Partners (“Main”).
  • The acquisition of Cryptshare enables Pointsharp to enter a key strategic growth market in Germany, continuing its bid to become the leading provider of European-made cybersecurity products.
  • “By connecting Cryptshare and Pointsharp, Main supports us with knowledge and capital while growing our German market leadership in secure digital logistics to a European scale,” said Dominik Lehr, Founder and CEO at Cryptshare.

About the company


Cryptshare was founded in 2000 and is based in Freiburg, Germany. The company provides a comprehensive solution suite tailored towards secure communication. By combining ad hoc file transfer with email encryption, the company help customers to protect data in transit outside and inside their IT environment. With 75 employees, Cryptshare services over 2,000 clients across Europe via its global partner network.


Pointsharp was founded in 2006 and has since enabled organizations to secure their digital identities and logins by combining the ability to meet the highest security demands and today’s need for user friendly solutions, serving more than 3,000 enterprise organizations globally.

Main Capital Partners

Main Capital Partners is a strategic investor with an exclusive focus on enterprise software companies. Main has almost 20 years of experience in building strong software groups in the Benelux, the DACH-region and the Nordics with approx. €2.2 billion assets under management.

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