Christian supports i-potentials as a member of the advisory board applying more than 15 years of business experience within the IT- and venture capital environment. He is currently Partner at Paua Ventures GmbH, a Berlin-based venture capital investor focusing on early-stage and seed investments, as well as a member of various additional advisory boards, such as the Cloud Advisory Board of IBM.
Prior to his role at Paua Ventures he was Principal at Wellington Partners, identifying investment opportunities in the Internet and software space. In parallel he served as Mentor at Seedcamp, a small, London-based pre-seed and seed stage accelerator. Previous to working at Wellington, he was on the management team of CareerConcept AG as Director Business Development after 5 years as Key Account Manager at ORACLE, where he was responsible for some of ORACLE’s largest financial services clients in Germany.
Christian holds an MBA from INSEAD and an undergraduate degree in International Economics and Business from Corvinus University Budapest and York University Toronto. He speaks German and English.