Having founded and exited 4 companies, Stephan is a serial entrepreneur in the German internet industry. Since the rise of the internet in Europe in the late 90s he has been investing in numerous technology driven startups and has an outstanding track record in seed investing in successful ideas and teams. He is one of the most active, connected and experienced business angels in Germany. If you are looking for a genuine entrepreneur who has overcome a vast bunch of obstacles that you may face in the future, and seek honest and timely feedback, we are the right partner for you.
Stephan is a serial-entrepreneur and founded the companies OnVista, Ligatus and IS.Teledata. He further has been investing into disruptive internet companies for over 15 years.
Stephan has led the startup business at Microsoft in Germany and Europe and is founder of the Microsoft Accelerator Berlin. He privately invested in various internet startups together with Tim Schumacher.
Friederike studied Romance and German in Passau and worked with the Cologne-based label EMI Music before joining the team at STS Ventures in 2015.
Daniel has a background in M&A and financial services as well as with consulting companies in Germany and abroad. He holds a masters degree in management from EBS University of Business and Law.
Prior to STS Ventures, Thies worked in consulting with a focus on the the financial industry. He founded a social startup in Togo and holds a masters degree in Economics from Barcelona GSE.