Christopher is one of the founding partners of Active Venture Partners since its inception in 2002. He has played a crucial role in finding good people for the portfolio companies as well as advisors through his well established network. He is currently on the board of ReviewPro. Prior board seats include BuyVIP, Polymita Technologies and Vinus Brindis.
Prior to Active Venture Partners, in 1998 he co-founded AutoScout24 Spain S.A. as CEO and member of the Board of Directors. In 2001 Christopher was appointed Managing Director of Scout24 Spain. While preparing the internationalisation of the Scout24 Group, he also set up B24 Networks, a Europe wide market place on the internet for the yachting sector.
Since 2002, Christopher has been devote to venture capital and entrepreneurship through his already established venture catalyst company VCMORE GmbH by offering consulting services and investment to start-ups through a network of business angels. Alongside the latter, in 2002, he co-started the Spanish chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organisation (EO), one of the largest entrepreneur organizations in the world.
Christopher was born in Germany and has lived and worked in Germany, United States, Switzerland, England and Spain. He is fluent in German, English and Spanish.
Christopher graduated from the European Business School London in 1999.