Axel Schmiegelow is a serial entrepreneur from Europe, focused on the web, social media, and software. He is also a Chairman representative of several tech and media Associations in Germany.
He is currently the CEO of itravel, an experience-based online and mobile tour operator that offers leisure travelers a platform to customize trips including hotel, experiences, and transportation and allows users to compare destinations on more criteria than pricing.
Axel was the first co-founding Angel investor of review and comparison service Qype, the European counterpart of Yelp, and is still a member of Qype's Board. Partech, Advent, Wellington, and Vodafone are investors in Qype.
Axel has more than 15 years of experience as a serial entrepreneur, and is considered an expert in marketing, social media and entrepreneurship. He is a regular keynote speaker at leading industry events, including CEBIT, LeWeb,... See More