Prior to joining CommerzVentures as MD in October 2014, Stefan spent twelve years at Doughty Hanson Technology Ventures where he invested in disruptive technology and internet start-ups across Europe.
As an investor, he looks for founders with ambition, big ideas, and the ability to demonstrate how they intend to dominate a particular space. Stefan represents CommerzVentures on the boards of Marqeta, Mambu, and Omnyway. He is also an observer to the board at etoro.
In his former life, he occupied various sales and product management positions in telecoms. He holds an MBA from Insead and a Dipl.-Ing. from RWTH Aachen.