Sascha van Holt is Managing Director of SevenVentures and heads the investment business since its foundation in 2011. Prior to this role he worked as an investment professional for a top tier private equity firm. Earlier assignments include corporate positions and entrepreneurial work.
Philip Fischer is Investment Manager
at SevenVentures. He gained industry expertise in the M&A division of a
top-tier US investment bank in London and Africa. Further practical experience
include a role as Associate Partner at a Fintech start-up and management
consulting. Philip graduated from EBS Oestrich-Winkel and the National
University of Singapore.
Link works as analyst for the investment team of SevenVentures. Prior to this he gained experience with several start ups and co-founded an online market place for arts. He holds degrees in management, technology
management and computer science.
Constantin Thyssen is a founding member of SevenVentures. Prior to his return in the summer of 2016 he started the first fully dedicated Media Investment Fund in Latin America as a joint venture with a leading Media Group. Constantin has vast entrepreneurial experience as founder of a digital music startup, which won several awards. He holds a degree from the European Business School in London.
Florian Weber is a Director Business Development. 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.
Verena Argauer is Associate Director 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.
Katharina de Cruppe works as an Analyst for the Business Development department.After completing her master’s degree, she passed different stations within the trainee program of ProSiebenSat.1. Katharina focused on strategic and creative consulting as well as the conception of marketing campaigns for advertising clients.
Yusuf Emer is Senior Investment Manager at SevenVentures AG in Switzerland since January 2015. Prior to SevenVentures, he held leadership positions at the world’s largest biotechnology and pharmaceutical company. Currently, Yusuf is also responsible for developing a venturing program for the Turkish market for SevenVentures.
Before 7Ventures, Urs developed a market model
and expanded the start-up in four countries. Urs started his career as a
manager assistant at a major international media company, where, among other
activities, he was responsible for digital media in the Netherlands. He found
his way into the start-up industry through the investment management of a European
private television station.
Tobias Ganz is Senior Investment Manager at SevenVentures AG in Switzerland since January 2014. Prior to this role, he worked as an engagement manager for a global professional services firm in the sector of banking and investment management.
Georg Hien is a Senior Manager Business Development. After his studies at the European Business School and Ludwig-Maximilian-University he was, among others, responsible for the business development unit at the largest Internet-based retailer in the world. He is a specialist in the field of e-commerce.
Alexandra is Manager in the Business Development team. Prior to SevenVentures Alexandra gained practical experience in consulting and the luxury goods industry. She holds a Master´s degree in Mathematics of Finance from Columbia University and a Bachelor's degree in Business Management from the University of London.
Prior to SevenVentures, Michael focused on corporate strategy projects for ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE and served as an interims manager for selected portfolio companies. He holds a Master´s degree in International Business from Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Hamburg School of Business Administration.
Philipp Rouenhoff is an Associate at SevenVentures. Prior to this he worked within the strategy department and product management of two DAX-listed corporations.
Erik Stollberg is a Key Account Manager in the Business Development 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.
Dr. Daniel Zech is Head of SevenVentures Austria. 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.
Hans Langthaler is responsible for the European Ventures Team. Before joining SevenVentures he was an M&A Project Manager for an international management consulting firm. He has a MSc in Finance from London Business School.
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.
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.
Robin Reznik is external advisor to Seven Ventures operations in Sweden and the Nordics since May 2015. Prior to this role, Robin held several leadership positions within high profile US-based tech companies.Robin Reznik ist externer Berater für SevenVentures in Skandinavien.
Zuvor hielt Robin mehrere Führungspositionen in namenhaften
Technologiefirmen aus den USA inne.
Widrick is an external consultant for Seven Ventures in the USA. After
opening the office for group in 2014, his focus is on growing the USA team
& efforts in supporting the growth and expansion of American B2C companies
to Europe. Before SevenVentures Kyle worked as the lead investment manager
of a known family office based in New York City. Former positions include
roles in M&A & various entrepreneurial & business activities.
Florian Pauthner is Managing Director of SevenVentures. Previous he served as an M&A advisor for one of the biggest financial institutions of Northern Europe and worked for a leading consultancy.
Alexander Kirschbaum heads the Strategy & Operations Team.
Previously he worked at a leading US strategy consultancy firm. He also has
several years of experience in the business development team of one of
Germany´s leading Start Ups.
Melissa Bauer is part of the financial team of SevenVentures. Previous she completed the trainee program finance at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE.
At SevenVentures she primarily supports the team Growth Investment Germany and focuses on invoicing.
Martina Baumann is part of the finance team of SevenVentures. Before she worked in various financial areas in the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE. At SevenVentures she primarily supports the teams in Austria and Switzerland.
Juliana Duhnsen is Strategy & Operations Analyst at SevenVentures. Prior to SevenVentures she graduated in International Business at Maastricht University.
Michael Eissmann in a Manager on the Finance 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 holds an MBA from Midwestern State University.
Anja Gabriel is the Executive Assistant of the managing Directors Florian Pauthner and Sascha van Holt since February 2013 and is also supporting the SevenVentures team.
Before joining SevenVentures he served as an M&A and Corporate Finance consultant and worked for a US investor.
Maximilian Jochim is part of the finance team of SevenVentures. Before
he worked for the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE as Internal Auditor. At SevenVentures
he primarily supports the team Growth Investment Germany and parts of the
Maria Popova is
part of the Financial 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).
Dorothea Schneider has been
responsible for PR and marketing at Seven Ventures since 2016. Previously, she
worked for an international communications consulting firm as a Senior
Consultant in financial communications. Dorothea began her career in equity
capital markets at an investment boutique in Sydney and holds an MBA.
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.
joined the Strategy & Operations department of SevenVentures in 2016. Prior
to SevenVentures, Marcel worked in the Asset Management of two financial
institutions in Germany & Luxembourg.
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