Felix Petersen is CEO and Co-Founder of Amen, a Service for voicing strong opinions and ranking the world around you. Before he was co-founder of Plazes, one of the pioneering start-ups in the context and location based services area. Founded in 2005 it has been sold to Nokia in 2008.
He´s also an active investor and advisor to companies like Soundcloud, Unlike.net, Dataminr, and Gidsy. Petersen has had numerous appearances in publications like Wired, the New York Times and many others as well as being a frequent speaker at conferences.
Born and raised in Berlin, Petersen has been busy with remote data transmissions since the late eighties and has been building things on the Internet since 1996.
|Jun 10, 2016||Business Insider Australia - A dating app company allegedly invited escorts to the NOAH technology conference in Berlin|
|Jun 6, 2015||Tech.eu - London VC Felix Capital raises oversubscribed $120m fund|
|Jun 1, 2015||Tech City News - Faber Ventures appoints Felix Petersen as investment partner - Tech City News|
|Feb 20, 2015||Venture Village - This Week in Germany: Funding, IPOs, Startup & Accelerator News. And One More Thing.|
|Feb 19, 2015||Venture Village - Today in Germany: AVARI funding, Delivery Hero IPO.|
|Jun 11, 2014||Silicon Allee - The Best (and, erm, Wurst) of Europe’s Tech Scene: Berlin Enjoys Fruitful Europas|
|Oct 28, 2013||TechCrunch - Watch The Live Stream For Disrupt Europe 2013 Here!|
|Oct 21, 2013||TechCrunch - Snag A Disrupt Europe Ticket Before Prices Jump Tonight|