Dr. Cornelius Boersch
Founder Mountain Partners Group
Dr. Boersch is the founder of the Mountain Partners Group based in Zurich, Switzerland. Prior to that, he served in a number of positions in the Venture Capital industry and served as the CEO of ACG AG, a smart card, RFID and semiconductor company that completed its IPO in 1999 on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
Dr. Florian Langenscheidt
Entrepreneur, Business Angel und Author
Florian Langenscheidt is a versatile entrepreneur and publicist. Born in 1955 in Berlin, Florian Langenscheidt studied German literature, journalism, philosophy and publishing industry in Munich, Cambridge and Fontainebleau.
Entrepreneur, Investor, Author and Radio-/TV-Host
Amilya Antonetti sold her first company at the young age of 19. For more than 20 years, Antonetti has built her reputation as the go-to business strategist who knows how to start, grow and turn around companies.
Founder Fab Europa
Roman’s greatest passion is building and growing businesses, and has been ever since he founded his first company selling souvenirs at the age of 15. In 2011 he founded and was CEO of Casacanda, a European based design e-commerce company, which was acquired by Fab.com in February 2012 .
CEO and Founder of Project A Ventures
Florian Heinemann is co-founder and managing director of a Project A Ventures, where he is responsible for the areas of marketing, CRM and business intelligence. Before co-founding Project
CEO of Team Europe
Kolja Hebenstreit is co-founder and partner of Team Europe. He is responsible for founding new businesses and supporting the existing portfolio.
CEO Neue Osnabrücker Zeitung
Laurence Mehl started his career at the Neue Westfälische Media Group as CEO for the OWL-Online GmbH & Co. KG in 1996. Four years later, Laurence joined the biggest regional newspaper in Europe, the WAZ Media Group in Essen, managing the online activities of the group.
Dr. Percy Barnevik
Former CEO of ABB
Dr. Percy Barnevik has been the CEO / Chairman of ABB, Astra Zeneca, Skanska, Sandvik and Investor (Wallenberg group). Further, he has been a board member of the American General Motors and DuPont. His US experience started with studies at Stanford, he was then CEO of Sandvik US and member of the US Business Council as well as the Bilderberg Group.
Following his studies of economics and business administration at the University of St. Gallen, Paris and Toronto (earning the title of lic. oec.
Priest, Coach, Mediator
Anselm Bilgri is one of the most famous theologians in Germany. The former Benedictine is also known as a successful author and coach.
Former German Football Goalkeeper
Oliver Kahn was born on June 15, 1969 in Karlsruhe. At age 18, he joined the professional team at Karlsruher SC and had his Bundesliga debut in 1987. 1994 transfer to the German record champion FC Bayern München.
Sven Gábor Jánszky
Journalist, trendscout, Leader 2b AHEAD ThinkTank GmbH
Sven Gabor Janszky is the most innovative Trend Researcher in Germany at the present time. As a journalist he lectures at many different universities, schools and institutes, is the founder of the media policy consultancy MDKK and heads the creative 2b AHEAD think tank.
Dr. Joern Quitzau
Economist at Bank Berenberg
Dr. Joern Quitzau is economist at Berenberg Bank. After his studies of economy at the University of Hamburg, he achieved his PhD at the Bundeswehr University in Hamburg.
Founder of Ariadne Capital
Born in the US and living in Paris and London for 25 years, Julie is the founder & CEO of Ariadne Capital, Managing Partner of the Ariadne Capital Entrepreneurs Fund, founder of Entrepreneur Country and co-founder of First Tuesday.
Founder of Designwerk
Tobias is the team leader, first pilot and creator of the Zerotracer design. Tobias, aka “Tobi,” trained with the Sauber Petronas Formula 1 team before he transferred to the University of Applied Sciences Aarau (Switzerland) to study design.