Speakers of 2018

Andreas Thümmler

Andreas Thümmler founded “CFP” in 1998 that merged with ACXIT Capital Management in 2015 to form ACXIT Capital Partners.

    Benjamin Erhart

    Benjamin Erhart is Partner at Munich based Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners (UVC Partners), focussing on Industrial Tech and Mobility.

      Christian Angermayer

      Christian Angermayer (36) is a serial entrepreneur and investor born in Germany and based in London.

        Christophe Hocquet

        Christophe Hocquet is a passionate entrepreneur, successful founder and manager and was appointed CEO of the Brille24 Group in 2015.

          Dr. Alex von Frankenberg

          Dr. Alex von Frankenberg has been active in the world of venture capital and start-ups since 2000 and became Managing Director of High-Tech Gründerfonds in 2005.

            Dr. Marcus C. Funke

            Marcus Funke is a partner in the Frankfurt office of Latham & Watkins advising clients in all aspects of securities and corporate law.

              Dr. Markus E. Krüger

              Markus Krüger is a partner in Latham & Watkins’ Frankfurt office and co-leads the German team of the firm’s global Financial Institutions Group.

                Dr. Sebastian Schaefer

                Sebastian aims at promoting the startup scene Frankfurt Rhine-Main as one of the leading Startupand Fintech Hubs in Europe.

                  Dr. Thomas Funke

                  Entrepreneurship has fascinated Thomas since he set up a course at university in 2008 that allowed students to start their own businesses.

                    Eran Davidson

                    Eran Davidson founded his seventh fund – Davidson Technology Growth Debt in 2015, the first German fund to provide growth debt to mid/late stage IT companies in Europe.

                      Eric Franz

                      Eric is a founder and the CTO of Cargodrone, a company that focusses on the replacement of trucks and railways in the long term.

                        Hannah Klose

                        Hannah is a natural born host! Her talent for authentic and charming moderation as well as hands on stage training is unique and empowering.

                          Hans-Christian Boos

                          Chris Boos' (Arago) mission: empowering human potential, freeing up time for creativity and innovative thinking through AI.

                            Heinrich Zetlmayer

                            Heinrich Zetlmayer is an active  investor and board member of Lykke Corp., the global trading platform based on blockchain technology.

                              Jan Andresen

                              Managing Director of Engagement at the Cyber Innovation Hub of the German Armed Forces (Bundeswehr).

                                John Butler

                                John Butler is the Chief Executive Officer of the Lend and Borrow Trust.

                                  Laurenz Apiarius

                                  He ist the Founder & CEO of Blockwall Capital - the first German crypto investment fund focused on Distributed Ledger/Blockchain technologies serving UHNWIs, Family Offices and Institutionals to gain access to this asset class.

                                    Lukasz Musialski

                                    Lukasz Musialski is the Portfolio Director of Iconiq Lab.

                                      Maximilian Lautenschläger

                                      Maximilian Lautenschläger is the Sourcing Director and a Managing Partner of Iconiq Lab.

                                        Michael Mellinghoff

                                        Michael is a seasoned investment professional with over 15 years of experience, spanning both the traditional banking and fintech world.

                                          Niclas Braun

                                          Niclas is a founder and the CEO of Cargodrone, a company that focusses on the replacement of trucks and railways in the long term.

                                            Patrick Lowry

                                            Patrick Lowry is the CEO and a Managing Partner of Iconiq Lab.

                                              Remco Westermann

                                              Mr. Westermann is the CEO of gamigo AG. The gamigo group functions as a publisher for games and as a B2B platform.

                                                Sven Körner

                                                Sven is a cognitive / semantic / DeepLearning / MachineLearning / NLP computing and cloud expert, an early adopter of new technologies and AI researcher.

                                                  Tamer Bakiner

                                                  Tamer Bakiner is a business investigator, consultant, keynote speaker and bestselling author.

                                                    Toby Lewis

                                                    Toby Lewis, innovation monitoring company Novum Insights' founder and CEO.