Technology investor, industry advisor and corporate innovation leader.
Primary industries: Healthtech & Fintech.
- Co-founded and exited a public company (IPO)
- Served as CEO, reporting to Board, with direct reports and P/L responsibility
- Raised and managed two VC funds
- Investments and exits in more than a dozen companies
- Reviewed hundreds of ventures
- Advised and mentored dozens of startups
- Served as Board of Directors in more than half a dozen SMEs
- Department Head of Innovation at a corporate with +2 Billion Euro turnover
- Headed M&A activities for corporate subsidiary
- Setup and lead new corporate venturing initiatives
- Experienced as VC, CVC and business angel
- Speaker & panelist including IOT Rome, UpVenture Vienna, 4YFN Barcelona, DTIM Berlin, NOAH London etc.
- Published articles include: To disrupt or not - thoughts on ambidexterity, blitzscaling and business model innovation, published by Global Corporate Venturing, Innoboard etc.
- Affiliations: Seedcamp, SSE, KTH, SSES, Merryck & co, Founders Alliance, Firestartr, European Leaders, Innovation Roundtable, Conference Board, SECA, SVCA, EBAN, PE, the European Innovation Council, Marbella Tech Angels.
- Main sectors: health tech and fintech