Venture Investing in Germany
Thursday, Apr 25, 2013
Presentations followed by small group roundtable discussion of the true venture capital environment and investment opportunities in Germany. Presenters: Wolfgang Seibold, Spokesman for Venture Capital Platform of the German Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (aka BVK); , Investment Manager, High-Tech Gründerfonds; Yannick Wilden, Investment Manager, Fraunhofer Venture. This by-invitation-only event brought venture capital investors, start-ups and entrepreneurs from Cambridge, Boston, Munich, Berlin, Bonn, Dortmund, Dresden and Leipzig together for a highly interactive and informal exchange of ideas, experiences and war stories. Welcome remarks by Acting Consul General Claudia Schütt. Keynote by Jürgen Friedrich, CEO Germany Trade & Invest. Moderated by Dr. Jens Eckstein, VC, SR One. Sponsored by German Trade & Invest, in partnership with BVK, the German Consulate General Boston, and the German-American Chamber of Commerce New York.