Christof Wittig is a serial software entrepreneur and Managing Partner at Strive Capital, based in San Francisco, CA.
Most recently, Christof was founder and CEO at LiquidM, the first mobile DSP provided as a SaaS platform, which he formed in 2013 when restructuring Madvertise, Europe’s largest mobile ad network. Previously he was the founder and CEO of Servo Software, the world’s first Android middleware company, which merged with Synclore to form Kii in 2010, today a leading player in the IoT space based in Tokyo. He was also founder and CEO at db4objects, an open source, “no sql” database company, which he sold to Versant in December 2008. Before that he was the founder and CEO of Apsis Software to revolutionize real estate cost management with software and led the company through its sale to Nemetschek in 1999 and its merger with conject in 2002.
Christof is an investor and/or board member in various companies, including Enish (TYO:3667), Metago, KeepSafe, Hornet Networks, Vespa Networks, VirtaHealth, Moviepilot, Boxfish, and App Annie. He has been active in the US, Germany, and throughout Asia.
Christof holds a Master of Science in Management from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, where he was a Sloan Fellow in the Class of 2004 and author of the case studies on MySQL and Google’s Android. He also holds a Dipl.Ing. from Technical University Munich.
Jan 1, 2011 - Current (over 5 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (6)Update
MS, BusinessAug, 2003 - 2004
|Mar 10, 2016||SoCal - Tech - Moviepilot Expands Board|
|Oct 11, 2013||FinSMEs - LiquidM Raises $5M in Series A Funding|
|Oct 10, 2013||Gigaom - LiquidM introduces white-labeled mobile advertising management platform|
|Jan 8, 2013||Gigaom - Context is king in mobile advertising, as InMobi snaps up Overlay Media|
|Jan 8, 2013||TechCrunch - CEO You Later: Madvertise Founder Steps Down As European Mobile Ad Company Builds A Bridge To Silicon Valley|
|Oct 31, 2012||Venture Village - “Berlin is a city of super-angels” Adeo Ressi – 10 things I know…|