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Florian Pauthner
Managing Director

Florian Pauthner

Managing Director

Florian joined SevenVentures team as CFO in 2015 and as the Managing Director today is responsible for the international business development, equity investments, marketing & communication and the finance organization. He has also held several other MD positions such as 7Life, SevenOne Capital and the Accelerator. Previously he has worked at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE for our former Group CFO Dr. Gunnar Wiedenfels. Before joining ProSiebenSat.1, Florian was an M&A advisor at KPMG, Germany as well as for SEB, the leading Northern European investment bank.

Florian holds a diploma in Business Administration and Economics from the Goethe University, Frankfurt. During his spare time Florian has a strong passion for travelling, triathlon and skiing.

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Dr. Jens Pippig
Managing Director

Dr. Jens Pippig

Managing Director

Dr. Jens Pippig joined SevenVentures as CEO in 2018 and is the founder of the ProSiebenSat.1 Accelerator. He is responsible for Media Investment, Strategy and Operations.

Prior to SevenVentures, Jens worked for McKinsey & Company in Berlin for eight years, specializing in e-commerce, private equity and retail. He also founded two successful companies in the areas of market research and employer branding in Sweden.

Jens studied in Stockholm, at Harvard and at the Witten/Herdecke University, where he also did his doctorate.

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Florian Weber
Senior Director Media Investments

Florian Weber

Senior Director Media Investments

Florian Weber is Director Media Investments. Prior to SevenVentures he worked, among others,  for a leading publisher & media group as well as a leading international bank. He is a specialist for media impact analysis.

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Christian Altwein
Director Sales Strategy

Christian Altwein

Director Sales Strategy

Christian joined SevenVentures team as Director Sales Strategy in 2018 and is responsible for Strategy, New Business and Sales. Previously he led numerous projects within ProSiebenSat.1 group in the areas Corporate Strategy, Business Development and Product Management. Prior to ProSiebenSat.1 he advised companies as strategy consultant in Germany and abroad.

Christian holds a Master degree in Management from Cass Business School London.

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Verena Argauer
Director International Business Development

Verena Argauer

Director International Business Development

Verena Argauer is Director International Business Development and heads
the strategic relations of the SevenVentures partner
companies within the ProSiebenSat.1 Group. Verena holds a Masters degree
in  Business Administration from Hohenheim and St. Gallen. Besides
working with digital companies, she has a special focus on brand-driven
brick-and-mortar companies that strive to accelerate their online growth. 

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Bianca Bertsch
Director Marketing & Communication

Bianca Bertsch

Director Marketing & Communication

Bianca Bertsch joined SevenVentures team as Director Marketing & Communication in 2019 and is responsible for the marketing and corporate communications strategy. She has more than 15 years experience in the communications industry. Previously she worked as Director Corporate Communications at a leading branding and design agency focusing on employer branding. Prior to this, Bianca led the PR team at a German pay TV company. As press manager for an international watch brand she was responsible for the product and corporate communication and also event management. She developed her communications expertiseat various international agencies.

Bianca holds a masters degree in American history, intercultural communication and market & advertising psychology from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich.

During her spare time Bianca has a strong passion for travelling, yoga and design.

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Leif Ebentreich
Director Media Investments

Leif Ebentreich

Director Media Investments

Leif Ebentreich joined SevenVentures team as Director Media Investments in 2019. Previously he was in charge of the sales department at glomex, the video syndication platformfrom ProSiebenSat.1, focusing on the acquisition and development of publishers in Germany, Austria & Switzerland. Prior to this he worked in management functions in marketing and sales roles for national and international media companies including Disney, SuperRTL, Yahoo and SevenOne Interactive. Leif holds a Diploma degree in Culture management from the University of Applied Sciences in Potsdam.

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Andrea Haemmerli
Managing Director SevenVentures Switzerland

Andrea Haemmerli

Managing Director SevenVentures Switzerland

Andrea Haemmerli has been with the company since 2012as Managing Director of SevenOne Media (Switzerland) AG. In this position, sheis responsible for sales and marketing of all P7S1 channels in Switzerland aswell as for the management of the Swiss channel Puls 8. In addition to theseresponsibilities, Andrea also now takes over the management of SevenVentures Switzerland.

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Florian Hirschberger
Head of Portfolio Management

Florian Hirschberger

Head of Portfolio Management

Florian joined the SevenVentures Team in 2014 and is responsible for Portfolio Management of our equity investments. Previously, he had worked for Viscardi Investment Banking in Germany focusing on M&A and Corporate Finance as well as at PB Capital in New York. Furthermore, Florian is an active entrepreneur in the food production industry through his Family business.

Florian holds a Diploma in Business Administration from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich.



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Maximilian Jochim
Head of Controlling

Maximilian Jochim

Head of Controlling

Maximilian joined SevenVentures team in 2013 and is responsible for managing the SevenVentures finance and controlling department. Previously he has worked at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE in Germany as Internal Auditor and Risk Manager.

Maximilian holds a diploma in Business Administration from Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt.

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Patrick Rohrmeier
Director Operations

Patrick Rohrmeier

Director Operations

Patrick Rohrmeier is responsible for Operations at SevenVentures. Since 2013, he has held positions in strategy, business development and operations in the ProSiebenSat.1 Group. Before this he worked for a well-known management consultancy.

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Dr. Daniel Zech
Head of SevenVentures Austria & Switzerland

Dr. Daniel Zech

Head of SevenVentures Austria & Switzerland

Dr. Daniel Zech is Head of SevenVentures Austria & Switzerland.  Before Daniel Zech joined SevenVentures Austria he founded and sold an online soccer community in Austria and Switzerland. Daniel holds a PHD degree from the University of Innsbruck, Beijing and Shanghai.

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Marc Christian Gätje
Associate Media Investments

Marc Christian Gätje

Associate Media Investments

Christian works as Associate for the Media Investments Team. Previously, he worked as Analyst for a leading MidCap M&A Boutique and graduated from WU Wien and Cass Business School.

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Daniel Bachmeier
Associate Media Investments

Daniel Bachmeier

Associate Media Investments

Daniel joined SevenVentures team as an Investment Associate in 2019 and is responsible for Media Investments. Previously he has worked at Cross Equity Partners in Switzerland focusing on private equity investments in mid-sized companies in the DACH region. During his studies he gained further professional experiences at J.P. Morgan, Metzler Corporate Finance, KPMG and Endurance Capital.

Daniel holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration & Economics from the University of Passau and a Master degree in Finance from Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics.

During his spare time Daniel has a strong passion for soccer and travelling.

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Stefan Balabanow
Senior Manager Sales Operations

Stefan Balabanow

Senior Manager Sales Operations

Stefan Balabanow works as Senior Manager Sales Operations in the Sales Consulting division at SevenVentures. Previously, he was Sales Manager at SevenOne AdFactory in the Licensing division for more than 4 years. There he was responsible for the distribution of product and promotion licenses including brands such as Germany´s next Topmodel, The Voice of Germany and The Big Bang Theory.

Stefan Balabanow has more than 15 years of experience in the industry and trade sector. He worked in the corporate sourcing department for a German electronics retail company as a Category Manager, for an international publisher of PC and console games as a Marketing Manager and as a Senior Product Manager Licensing & Content Cooperation for a German sports TV station. In 2010 he founded a company for the import of gaming and mobile phone accessories.

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René Brix
External Advisor Denmark and the Nordic

René Brix

External Advisor Denmark and the Nordic

René Brix is external advisor to SevenVentures in Denmark. Before joining, René launched and managed growth of the largest e-tailer in Denmark. Earlier assignments include digital strategy consulting for large Nordic omni-channel players and building up telecommunications business areas in Europe.

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Jan Brockhausen
Manager Media Investments

Jan Brockhausen

Manager Media Investments

Jan Brockhausen is Media Investments Manager at Seven Ventures. Before joining SevenVentures, he was responsible for the business development at a leading European mobility startup. Jan studied business administration with focus in strategy, entrepreneurship and finance in Muenster and Dortmund.

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Yves Dhalluin
Senior Manager Media Investments & Country Head France

Yves Dhalluin

Senior Manager Media Investments & Country Head France

Yves joined SevenVentures team as Senior InvestmentManager in 2011 and is responsible for media investments and the internationalbusiness development in France. Previously he has worked at Loyalty Partner inGermany focusing on controlling. His former positions include management rolesboth within ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE and within the teleshopping affiliatedcompany of France's leading broadcasting group.

Yves holds a bachelor degree in businessadministration from the Catholic University of Lille, France. 

Yves is a French citizen who lives in Munich/Germanysince 1994.

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Michael Eissmann
Senior Manager, Portfolio Management

Michael Eissmann

Senior Manager, Portfolio Management

Michael Eissmann in Senior Manager on the Portfolio Management Team of SevenVentures. Previously, he worked for several years in transaction consulting at a Big 4 company with a focus on business valuation, financial due diligence, and capital and debt advisory.   Michael is a CFA Charterholder (Chartered Financial Analyst) and holds a MBA from Midwestern State University.

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Florentine Genss
Investment Associate

Florentine Genss

Investment Associate

Florentine joined the SevenVentures team as Investment Associate in 2018 and is responsible for media investments into direct-to-consumer/FMCG brands. Previously Florentine has worked at ProSiebenSat.1 focusing on strategic equity investments. Florentine gathered professional experience in consulting, the FMCG industry and the startup scene. At a leading peer-to-peer platform for accommodations Florentine was responsible for business development.

Florentine holds a Bachelor and a Master degree in Management from the WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management in Vallendar, Germany.

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Lisa Maria Greimel
Executive Assistant

Lisa Maria Greimel

Executive Assistant

Lisa Maria Greimel has been with SevenVentures since 2018 as assistant to management. Lisa joined SevenVentures from the Sales & Key Account management team of the distribution and previously worked for Odgers Berndtson in Munich as project assistant.

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Daniela Grünbeck
Assistant

Daniela Grünbeck

Assistant

Since May 2018, Daniela Grünbeck works as an assistant of SevenVentures and supports Floriab Weber and his team.

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Evgenija Gutjahr
Associate Media Investments

Evgenija Gutjahr

Associate Media Investments

Evgenija Gutjahr works as an Associate supporting Florian Weber's Media Investment Team. After completing her studies at the University of Vienna, Evgenija completed a traineeship at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE during which she focused on business development, (performance) marketing and the creation and marketing of 360 ° concepts.

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Christopher Halbig
Associate Equity

Christopher Halbig

Associate Equity

Christopher
Halbig works as Equity Associate.
Prior to this he completed his Double Masterdegree in Finance
and Strategic Marketing at Maastricht University.
Christopher already gained experience in the start up sector by working for
Rocket Internet and Deloitte.

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Jonathan Helferich
Senior Manager Media Investments

Jonathan Helferich

Senior Manager Media Investments

Jonathan Helferich joined SevenVentures team as Senior Manager Media Investments in2019. Previously he was responsible for sales and consulting at a performance TV agency. In addition he worked, among others, for a leading crossmedia sales house in Germany.

Jonathan holds a Diploma in Sport, Business and Law from the University of Bayreuth.

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Cosima Henn
Junior Manager Business Operations

Cosima Henn

Junior Manager Business Operations

Cosima joined the SevenVentures team as a Junior Manager in 2019 and is responsible for the processes supporting the venture investment committee. Previously she worked ata Munich-based start-up in business development. She also worked for BMW (in aftersales strategy) and OSRAM (inhouse consulting). Cosima holds a Bachelor degree in economics from the University of Applied Sciences in Munich.

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Stephan Link
Manager Equity Investments

Stephan Link

Manager Equity Investments

Stephan Link joined SevenVentures in 2016 as Investment Analyst and is today responsible for equity investments. Previously he has worked in the business development department of an online video marketer and founded an online marketplace startup where he was responsible for fundraising and partner sales.

Stephan holds a Master of Management from Technical University Munich, an Honors Degreein Technology Management from the Elitenetwork Bavaria and a Bachelor of Sciencefrom LMU Munich.

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Carolin Maierhofer
Associate Media Investments

Carolin Maierhofer

Associate Media Investments

Carolin Maierhofer joined SevenVentures team as Associate Media Investments in 2017 and is responsible for the fashion and sport industry. As consultant to the management she previously has worked for the AdFactory at ProSiebenSat.1 focusing on the implantation of 360 degree projects. She saw through strategic brand
developments for a variety of companies. In addition, she was responsible for the EMEA marketing division of an American IoT group.

Carolin Maierhofer holds a bachelor degree in business administration from the DHBW Ravensburg.

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Jakub Maj
External Advisor Poland

Jakub Maj

External Advisor Poland

Jakub Maj is is external adviser to SevenVentures for Poland and Eastern Europe. Before joining SevenVentures, he worked for a leading European company builder, as well as for a Berlin based Venture Capital firm. Jakub has strong experience in launching startups and is a specialist in online marketing.

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Mikko Peschke
Associate Equity

Mikko Peschke

Associate Equity

Mikko Peschke is Equity Associate for SevenVentures supporting the team of Philip Fischer. Prior to working at SevenVentures he gained experience in the management consultancy sector and as co-founder of a fashion start-up. He completed his Master of Science degree in physics at the Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich.

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Maria Popova
Senior Manager, Portfolio Management

Maria Popova

Senior Manager, Portfolio Management

Maria Popova is Senior Manager on the Portfolio Management Team of SevenVentures. She previously worked as a Manager in Transaction Consultancy of one of the leading auditing and advisory companies worldwide. She studied law and economics at the University of Augsburg and holds the CFA title (Chartered Financial Analyst).

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Rocio Lopez Romero
Controller

Rocio Lopez Romero

Controller

Rocio Lopez works in the SevenVentures finance team. Previously she worked in controlling at the ProSiebenSat.1 media SE. At SevenVentures she primarily supports the Growth Investment Germany team and parts of international business.

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Philipp Rouenhoff
Associate Director Media Investments

Philipp Rouenhoff

Associate Director Media Investments

Philipp Rouenhoff is Media Investments Manager at SevenVentures. Prior to this he worked within the strategy department and product management of two DAX-listed corporations.

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Viola Schmidt
Manager International Business Development

Viola Schmidt

Manager International Business Development

Viola joined SevenVentures in 2018. First she was responsible for the SevenVentures strategy,  as Manager she is now responsible for the International Business Development of SevenVentures. Previously she was a project manager at a globally leading strategy consulting firm, focusing on projects within the retail and consumer goods sector.

Viola holds a Master in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics as well as a Bachelor in Business Administration from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich.


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Erik Stollberg
Manager Media Investments

Erik Stollberg

Manager Media Investments

Erik Stollberg is a Manager in the Media Investments Team. Before SevenVentures he worked in business development functions in various areas in theProSiebenSat.1 Media SE.

He has many years of deep industry experience through his work with SMEs in different industry.


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Alex Veh
Junior Controller

Alex Veh

Junior Controller

Alexander Veh works in the SevenVentures finance team. He spent his early professional life at a Berlin startup and at a subsidiary of the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE. At SevenVentures he primarily supports the teams Growth Investment Germany and SevenVentures Switzerland.

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Christoph Wirth
Research & Innovation Manager

Christoph Wirth

Research & Innovation Manager

As Research & Innovation Manager at SevenVentures, Christoph Wirth is responsible for the identification and analysis of new markets and targets as well as research and knowledge management. Before joining SevenVentures, he worked with a business intelligence consulting firm and a research boutique, among other groups.

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Björn Schulmeister
Associate Equity

Björn Schulmeister

Associate Equity

Björn Schulmeister is an Associate in the equity field at SevenVentures. Previously, he worked as a M & A advisor. Björn completed his studies in the field of Business Administration at the University of Mannheim and at the Nova SBE in Lisbon.

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Raphaela Zeilinger
Executive Assistant

Raphaela Zeilinger

Executive Assistant

Raphaela Zeilinger works as an assistant to our Managing Director Florian Pauthner. Before joining SevenVentures, she worked asan assistant of the European Director at Wolford in Bregenz.

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Florian Pauthner
Managing Director

Florian Pauthner

Managing Director

Florian joined SevenVentures team as CFO in 2015 and as the Managing Director today is responsible for the international business development, equity investments, marketing & communication and the finance organization. He has also held several other MD positions such as 7Life, SevenOne Capital and the Accelerator. Previously he has worked at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE for our former Group CFO Dr. Gunnar Wiedenfels. Before joining ProSiebenSat.1, Florian was an M&A advisor at KPMG, Germany as well as for SEB, the leading Northern European investment bank.

Florian holds a diploma in Business Administration and Economics from the Goethe University, Frankfurt. During his spare time Florian has a strong passion for travelling, triathlon and skiing.

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Florian Hirschberger
Head of Portfolio Management

Florian Hirschberger

Head of Portfolio Management

Florian joined the SevenVentures Team in 2014 and is responsible for Portfolio Management of our equity investments. Previously, he had worked for Viscardi Investment Banking in Germany focusing on M&A and Corporate Finance as well as at PB Capital in New York. Furthermore, Florian is an active entrepreneur in the food production industry through his Family business.

Florian holds a Diploma in Business Administration from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich.



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Michael Eissmann
Senior Manager, Portfolio Management

Michael Eissmann

Senior Manager, Portfolio Management

Michael Eissmann in Senior Manager on the Portfolio Management Team of SevenVentures. Previously, he worked for several years in transaction consulting at a Big 4 company with a focus on business valuation, financial due diligence, and capital and debt advisory.   Michael is a CFA Charterholder (Chartered Financial Analyst) and holds a MBA from Midwestern State University.

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Christopher Halbig
Associate Equity

Christopher Halbig

Associate Equity

Christopher
Halbig works as Equity Associate.
Prior to this he completed his Double Masterdegree in Finance
and Strategic Marketing at Maastricht University.
Christopher already gained experience in the start up sector by working for
Rocket Internet and Deloitte.

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Stephan Link
Manager Equity Investments

Stephan Link

Manager Equity Investments

Stephan Link joined SevenVentures in 2016 as Investment Analyst and is today responsible for equity investments. Previously he has worked in the business development department of an online video marketer and founded an online marketplace startup where he was responsible for fundraising and partner sales.

Stephan holds a Master of Management from Technical University Munich, an Honors Degreein Technology Management from the Elitenetwork Bavaria and a Bachelor of Sciencefrom LMU Munich.

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Mikko Peschke
Associate Equity

Mikko Peschke

Associate Equity

Mikko Peschke is Equity Associate for SevenVentures supporting the team of Philip Fischer. Prior to working at SevenVentures he gained experience in the management consultancy sector and as co-founder of a fashion start-up. He completed his Master of Science degree in physics at the Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich.

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Maria Popova
Senior Manager, Portfolio Management

Maria Popova

Senior Manager, Portfolio Management

Maria Popova is Senior Manager on the Portfolio Management Team of SevenVentures. She previously worked as a Manager in Transaction Consultancy of one of the leading auditing and advisory companies worldwide. She studied law and economics at the University of Augsburg and holds the CFA title (Chartered Financial Analyst).

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Björn Schulmeister
Associate Equity

Björn Schulmeister

Associate Equity

Björn Schulmeister is an Associate in the equity field at SevenVentures. Previously, he worked as a M & A advisor. Björn completed his studies in the field of Business Administration at the University of Mannheim and at the Nova SBE in Lisbon.

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Dr. Jens Pippig
Managing Director

Dr. Jens Pippig

Managing Director

Dr. Jens Pippig joined SevenVentures as CEO in 2018 and is the founder of the ProSiebenSat.1 Accelerator. He is responsible for Media Investment, Strategy and Operations.

Prior to SevenVentures, Jens worked for McKinsey & Company in Berlin for eight years, specializing in e-commerce, private equity and retail. He also founded two successful companies in the areas of market research and employer branding in Sweden.

Jens studied in Stockholm, at Harvard and at the Witten/Herdecke University, where he also did his doctorate.

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Florian Weber
Senior Director Media Investments

Florian Weber

Senior Director Media Investments

Florian Weber is Director Media Investments. Prior to SevenVentures he worked, among others,  for a leading publisher & media group as well as a leading international bank. He is a specialist for media impact analysis.

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Leif Ebentreich
Director Media Investments

Leif Ebentreich

Director Media Investments

Leif Ebentreich joined SevenVentures team as Director Media Investments in 2019. Previously he was in charge of the sales department at glomex, the video syndication platformfrom ProSiebenSat.1, focusing on the acquisition and development of publishers in Germany, Austria & Switzerland. Prior to this he worked in management functions in marketing and sales roles for national and international media companies including Disney, SuperRTL, Yahoo and SevenOne Interactive. Leif holds a Diploma degree in Culture management from the University of Applied Sciences in Potsdam.

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Andrea Haemmerli
Managing Director SevenVentures Switzerland

Andrea Haemmerli

Managing Director SevenVentures Switzerland

Andrea Haemmerli has been with the company since 2012as Managing Director of SevenOne Media (Switzerland) AG. In this position, sheis responsible for sales and marketing of all P7S1 channels in Switzerland aswell as for the management of the Swiss channel Puls 8. In addition to theseresponsibilities, Andrea also now takes over the management of SevenVentures Switzerland.

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Dr. Daniel Zech
Head of SevenVentures Austria & Switzerland

Dr. Daniel Zech

Head of SevenVentures Austria & Switzerland

Dr. Daniel Zech is Head of SevenVentures Austria & Switzerland.  Before Daniel Zech joined SevenVentures Austria he founded and sold an online soccer community in Austria and Switzerland. Daniel holds a PHD degree from the University of Innsbruck, Beijing and Shanghai.

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Marc Christian Gätje
Associate Media Investments

Marc Christian Gätje

Associate Media Investments

Christian works as Associate for the Media Investments Team. Previously, he worked as Analyst for a leading MidCap M&A Boutique and graduated from WU Wien and Cass Business School.

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Daniel Bachmeier
Associate Media Investments

Daniel Bachmeier

Associate Media Investments

Daniel joined SevenVentures team as an Investment Associate in 2019 and is responsible for Media Investments. Previously he has worked at Cross Equity Partners in Switzerland focusing on private equity investments in mid-sized companies in the DACH region. During his studies he gained further professional experiences at J.P. Morgan, Metzler Corporate Finance, KPMG and Endurance Capital.

Daniel holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration & Economics from the University of Passau and a Master degree in Finance from Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics.

During his spare time Daniel has a strong passion for soccer and travelling.

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Jan Brockhausen
Manager Media Investments

Jan Brockhausen

Manager Media Investments

Jan Brockhausen is Media Investments Manager at Seven Ventures. Before joining SevenVentures, he was responsible for the business development at a leading European mobility startup. Jan studied business administration with focus in strategy, entrepreneurship and finance in Muenster and Dortmund.

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Yves Dhalluin
Senior Manager Media Investments & Country Head France

Yves Dhalluin

Senior Manager Media Investments & Country Head France

Yves joined SevenVentures team as Senior InvestmentManager in 2011 and is responsible for media investments and the internationalbusiness development in France. Previously he has worked at Loyalty Partner inGermany focusing on controlling. His former positions include management rolesboth within ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE and within the teleshopping affiliatedcompany of France's leading broadcasting group.

Yves holds a bachelor degree in businessadministration from the Catholic University of Lille, France. 

Yves is a French citizen who lives in Munich/Germanysince 1994.

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Florentine Genss
Investment Associate

Florentine Genss

Investment Associate

Florentine joined the SevenVentures team as Investment Associate in 2018 and is responsible for media investments into direct-to-consumer/FMCG brands. Previously Florentine has worked at ProSiebenSat.1 focusing on strategic equity investments. Florentine gathered professional experience in consulting, the FMCG industry and the startup scene. At a leading peer-to-peer platform for accommodations Florentine was responsible for business development.

Florentine holds a Bachelor and a Master degree in Management from the WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management in Vallendar, Germany.

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Evgenija Gutjahr
Associate Media Investments

Evgenija Gutjahr

Associate Media Investments

Evgenija Gutjahr works as an Associate supporting Florian Weber's Media Investment Team. After completing her studies at the University of Vienna, Evgenija completed a traineeship at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE during which she focused on business development, (performance) marketing and the creation and marketing of 360 ° concepts.

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Jonathan Helferich
Senior Manager Media Investments

Jonathan Helferich

Senior Manager Media Investments

Jonathan Helferich joined SevenVentures team as Senior Manager Media Investments in2019. Previously he was responsible for sales and consulting at a performance TV agency. In addition he worked, among others, for a leading crossmedia sales house in Germany.

Jonathan holds a Diploma in Sport, Business and Law from the University of Bayreuth.

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Carolin Maierhofer
Associate Media Investments

Carolin Maierhofer

Associate Media Investments

Carolin Maierhofer joined SevenVentures team as Associate Media Investments in 2017 and is responsible for the fashion and sport industry. As consultant to the management she previously has worked for the AdFactory at ProSiebenSat.1 focusing on the implantation of 360 degree projects. She saw through strategic brand
developments for a variety of companies. In addition, she was responsible for the EMEA marketing division of an American IoT group.

Carolin Maierhofer holds a bachelor degree in business administration from the DHBW Ravensburg.

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Philipp Rouenhoff
Associate Director Media Investments

Philipp Rouenhoff

Associate Director Media Investments

Philipp Rouenhoff is Media Investments Manager at SevenVentures. Prior to this he worked within the strategy department and product management of two DAX-listed corporations.

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Erik Stollberg
Manager Media Investments

Erik Stollberg

Manager Media Investments

Erik Stollberg is a Manager in the Media Investments Team. Before SevenVentures he worked in business development functions in various areas in theProSiebenSat.1 Media SE.

He has many years of deep industry experience through his work with SMEs in different industry.


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Verena Argauer
Director International Business Development

Verena Argauer

Director International Business Development

Verena Argauer is Director International Business Development and heads
the strategic relations of the SevenVentures partner
companies within the ProSiebenSat.1 Group. Verena holds a Masters degree
in  Business Administration from Hohenheim and St. Gallen. Besides
working with digital companies, she has a special focus on brand-driven
brick-and-mortar companies that strive to accelerate their online growth. 

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René Brix
External Advisor Denmark and the Nordic

René Brix

External Advisor Denmark and the Nordic

René Brix is external advisor to SevenVentures in Denmark. Before joining, René launched and managed growth of the largest e-tailer in Denmark. Earlier assignments include digital strategy consulting for large Nordic omni-channel players and building up telecommunications business areas in Europe.

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Yves Dhalluin
Senior Manager Media Investments & Country Head France

Yves Dhalluin

Senior Manager Media Investments & Country Head France

Yves joined SevenVentures team as Senior InvestmentManager in 2011 and is responsible for media investments and the internationalbusiness development in France. Previously he has worked at Loyalty Partner inGermany focusing on controlling. His former positions include management rolesboth within ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE and within the teleshopping affiliatedcompany of France's leading broadcasting group.

Yves holds a bachelor degree in businessadministration from the Catholic University of Lille, France. 

Yves is a French citizen who lives in Munich/Germanysince 1994.

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Jakub Maj
External Advisor Poland

Jakub Maj

External Advisor Poland

Jakub Maj is is external adviser to SevenVentures for Poland and Eastern Europe. Before joining SevenVentures, he worked for a leading European company builder, as well as for a Berlin based Venture Capital firm. Jakub has strong experience in launching startups and is a specialist in online marketing.

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Viola Schmidt
Manager International Business Development

Viola Schmidt

Manager International Business Development

Viola joined SevenVentures in 2018. First she was responsible for the SevenVentures strategy,  as Manager she is now responsible for the International Business Development of SevenVentures. Previously she was a project manager at a globally leading strategy consulting firm, focusing on projects within the retail and consumer goods sector.

Viola holds a Master in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics as well as a Bachelor in Business Administration from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich.


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Christian Altwein
Director Sales Strategy

Christian Altwein

Director Sales Strategy

Christian joined SevenVentures team as Director Sales Strategy in 2018 and is responsible for Strategy, New Business and Sales. Previously he led numerous projects within ProSiebenSat.1 group in the areas Corporate Strategy, Business Development and Product Management. Prior to ProSiebenSat.1 he advised companies as strategy consultant in Germany and abroad.

Christian holds a Master degree in Management from Cass Business School London.

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Bianca Bertsch
Director Marketing & Communication

Bianca Bertsch

Director Marketing & Communication

Bianca Bertsch joined SevenVentures team as Director Marketing & Communication in 2019 and is responsible for the marketing and corporate communications strategy. She has more than 15 years experience in the communications industry. Previously she worked as Director Corporate Communications at a leading branding and design agency focusing on employer branding. Prior to this, Bianca led the PR team at a German pay TV company. As press manager for an international watch brand she was responsible for the product and corporate communication and also event management. She developed her communications expertiseat various international agencies.

Bianca holds a masters degree in American history, intercultural communication and market & advertising psychology from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich.

During her spare time Bianca has a strong passion for travelling, yoga and design.

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Maximilian Jochim
Head of Controlling

Maximilian Jochim

Head of Controlling

Maximilian joined SevenVentures team in 2013 and is responsible for managing the SevenVentures finance and controlling department. Previously he has worked at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE in Germany as Internal Auditor and Risk Manager.

Maximilian holds a diploma in Business Administration from Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt.

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Patrick Rohrmeier
Director Operations

Patrick Rohrmeier

Director Operations

Patrick Rohrmeier is responsible for Operations at SevenVentures. Since 2013, he has held positions in strategy, business development and operations in the ProSiebenSat.1 Group. Before this he worked for a well-known management consultancy.

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Stefan Balabanow
Senior Manager Sales Operations

Stefan Balabanow

Senior Manager Sales Operations

Stefan Balabanow works as Senior Manager Sales Operations in the Sales Consulting division at SevenVentures. Previously, he was Sales Manager at SevenOne AdFactory in the Licensing division for more than 4 years. There he was responsible for the distribution of product and promotion licenses including brands such as Germany´s next Topmodel, The Voice of Germany and The Big Bang Theory.

Stefan Balabanow has more than 15 years of experience in the industry and trade sector. He worked in the corporate sourcing department for a German electronics retail company as a Category Manager, for an international publisher of PC and console games as a Marketing Manager and as a Senior Product Manager Licensing & Content Cooperation for a German sports TV station. In 2010 he founded a company for the import of gaming and mobile phone accessories.

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Lisa Maria Greimel
Executive Assistant

Lisa Maria Greimel

Executive Assistant

Lisa Maria Greimel has been with SevenVentures since 2018 as assistant to management. Lisa joined SevenVentures from the Sales & Key Account management team of the distribution and previously worked for Odgers Berndtson in Munich as project assistant.

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Daniela Grünbeck
Assistant

Daniela Grünbeck

Assistant

Since May 2018, Daniela Grünbeck works as an assistant of SevenVentures and supports Floriab Weber and his team.

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Cosima Henn
Junior Manager Business Operations

Cosima Henn

Junior Manager Business Operations

Cosima joined the SevenVentures team as a Junior Manager in 2019 and is responsible for the processes supporting the venture investment committee. Previously she worked ata Munich-based start-up in business development. She also worked for BMW (in aftersales strategy) and OSRAM (inhouse consulting). Cosima holds a Bachelor degree in economics from the University of Applied Sciences in Munich.

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Rocio Lopez Romero
Controller

Rocio Lopez Romero

Controller

Rocio Lopez works in the SevenVentures finance team. Previously she worked in controlling at the ProSiebenSat.1 media SE. At SevenVentures she primarily supports the Growth Investment Germany team and parts of international business.

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Alex Veh
Junior Controller

Alex Veh

Junior Controller

Alexander Veh works in the SevenVentures finance team. He spent his early professional life at a Berlin startup and at a subsidiary of the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE. At SevenVentures he primarily supports the teams Growth Investment Germany and SevenVentures Switzerland.

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Christoph Wirth
Research & Innovation Manager

Christoph Wirth

Research & Innovation Manager

As Research & Innovation Manager at SevenVentures, Christoph Wirth is responsible for the identification and analysis of new markets and targets as well as research and knowledge management. Before joining SevenVentures, he worked with a business intelligence consulting firm and a research boutique, among other groups.

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Raphaela Zeilinger
Executive Assistant

Raphaela Zeilinger

Executive Assistant

Raphaela Zeilinger works as an assistant to our Managing Director Florian Pauthner. Before joining SevenVentures, she worked asan assistant of the European Director at Wolford in Bregenz.

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