Authors

Fabian Ladda

Fabian Ladda leads Government Relations for Lime in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He provides advice and support to business leaders on political trends with special focus on micromobility, the redundancy of private car ownership and the need for an ecological traffic turnaround (Verkwehrswende).

Dr. Hans Langthaler

Hans Langthaler was formerly responsible for the European Ventures Team at SevenVentures. Before joining SevenVentures he was an M&A Project Manager for an international management consulting firm. He has a MSc in Finance from London Business School.

Xaver Lehmann

Xaver Lehmann is Managing Director and Co-Founder of award-winning customer service chatbot enterprise e-bot7. He is also Co-Founder and Publisher of www.chatbotnewsdaily.com which keeps businesses up to date on developments in the industry, and Founding Member of the German Federal Association of Artificial Intelligence.

Michelle Liao

With more than 15 years experience in PR communication, Michelle Liao joined PIABO, the leading PR agency for the European digital economy, in May 2018. As President East Asia, Michelle works closely with teams in both Germany and Asia and provides strategic communications, planning and implementation in earned, owned, paid and social communications for global clients.

Stephan Link

Stephan Link joined SevenVentures in 2016 as Investment Analyst and is today responsible for equity investments. Previously he has worked in the business development department of an online video marketer and founded an online marketplace startup where he was responsible for fundraising and partner sales. Stephan holds a Master of Management from the Technical University Munich, an Honors Degree in Technology Management from the Elitenetwork Bavaria and a Bachelor of Science from LMU Munich.

David Loy

David Loy is currently Senior Vice President Central Marketing at ProSiebenSat.1. He has held various positions in the company since 2003 - first with the marketer SevenOne Media and SevenOne AdFactory, most recently as Director Marketing at SevenOne Media until 2013. Loy then moved to ProSiebenSat.1 TV Deutschland as Senior Vice President Strategic Marketing, assumed responsibility for the ProSieben brand as Director Marketing in 2015 and, from 2016, also assumed responsibility for all ProSiebenSAT.1 channel brands as Senior Vice President Central Marketing.