Felix is an active Business-Angel and Seed-investor in 25+ German startups, including founding engagements at Kaeuferportal, Hitfox, Sponsorpay and Kreditech.
He is Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of IDnow, the first online solution for convenient and secure online identification of government IDs in Europe.
Felix co-founded amiando in 2006 and served as CEO and Head of Product from inception to exit to public listed company XING in 2010.
Previously, he founded TiberiumSun Networks, a website networks for computer games and entertainment news with over 285 million page monthly impressions.
Felix is a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer 2010", "NYC Venture Fellow" by NYC Mayor Bloomberg and an advisor to the German Government for the "Young Digital Industry.
He spent over two years in Silicon Valley, authored two patents for consumer internet products and enjoys flying planes in his spare time.
Specialties: Interested in computer science and its applications, especially social consumer internet products. Focus on product development, team building, strategy, business development, talent management and software marketing.
|Jun, 2016||Wingly||undisclosed amount / Angel||Personal Investment|
|Apr, 2013||Todaytickets||undisclosed amount / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Nov, 2012||Vertical Media||€600k / Venture||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2012||Kreditech Holding||$1M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Mar, 2012||Kreditech Holding||undisclosed amount / Angel||Personal Investment|
|2010||lingoking GmbH||undisclosed amount / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Feb 5, 2016||Venture Village - The Good, The Bad, The News: This Week in Germany|
|Jun 18, 2014||TechCrunch - IDnow Scans Holograms In ID Cards To Verify Your Identity Online|
|Jan 27, 2014||TechCrunch - Big Data-Driven Credit And Loans Startup Kreditech Raises $15M In Debt To Expand|
|Jan 16, 2014||Venture Village - Meet Venturate – Germany’s AngelList competitor|
|Apr 24, 2013||TechCrunch - Credit Scorer Kreditech Raises Around $3.5M From Samwers And Others|
|Apr 22, 2013||TechCrunch - Credit Scorer Kreditech Raises ‘Around $3.5M' From Samwers And Others|
|Feb 8, 2013||Venture Village - Jobs of the week – work for Delivery Hero, Team Europe, Kreditech, Orrington Ventures|
|Dec 17, 2012||TechCrunch - Kreditech, The Big Data-Driven Credit Scoring Service, Raises Further $4M From Blumberg Capital, Others|
Upcoming Event Appearances (1)
September 25, 2016 - September 27, 2016
10:00am - 11:30pm
ICM – Internationales Congress Center Munich, Messegelände 81823 München, Muenchen, Bayern, Germany
Bits & Pretzels is a 3 day conference for founders and people from the startup ecosystem with over 3.600 attendees.