Sebastian, CEO of Kreditech, is a serial entrepreneur with a MSc. from London School of Economics and working experience from Rocket Internet, where he was managing global expansion. Sebastian can use Excel and Powerpoint without a mouse and recharges his iPhone roughly 5 times a day.
Alexander, CTO of Kreditech, developed quant trading algorithms at a Lichtenstein Hedgefund prior to serving as CTO consultant at Rocket Internet. He holds a double Bsc. from University St. Gallen and can calculate faster than you can with a calculator. Challenges are accepted.
Rene, CFO of Kreditech, brings in financial and entrepreneurial expertise with 20 years in banking and 15 years of experience in building companies. He previously worked for top-notch companies across Europe, including McKinsey & Company, Citibank, dooyoo Group, and IEG – Investment Banking. With his background in corporate finance and strategic management he leads the global financial strategy of Kreditech.
Daniel, CMO of Kreditech, has been advertising privately in the Internet ever since the banner was invented. He worked at the leading German online performance agency prior to joining Kreditech as second employee in early 2012. He also is a feared NERF gun and super soaker sniper in the Kreditech castle.
Andrew, Head of Business Development at Kreditech not only holds the job title most people would ever understand but is overseeing new Biz Dev, Risk and Operations. He worked in New Business Development department at Macqauire Bank after graduating from London School of Economics. His origins lie in South Africa, which means he learned how to surf and play Rugby right before walking.
David Blumberg (Board Member)
David Blumberg is the Managing Partner of Blumberg Capital. David has been investing in early stage technology companies for more than 24 years. His current investment focus includes Digital Media, Social Media, Mobility, SaaS/Technology Enabled Services and Internet.
Prior to founding Blumberg Capital in 1991, David managed technology investments with Claridge Investments, Adler & Co., Apax, and T. Rowe Price Associates. David launched the business development efforts for Check Point Software Technologies.
Heiko Hubertz (Board Member)
Heiko is the founder and former CEO (until 10/2012) of bigpoint, which he scaled from a garage-size startup to one of the most successful browser gaming companies worldwide with more than 200 million active players and a valuation of 600mn USD (last disclosed valuation in 2011). What he brings to the Kreditech Party: He’s been there, done that – greatest advice comes from successful entrepreneurs who knows the questions and answers of a startup in scaling globally.
Pawel Chudinski (Board Member)
Pawel is the Managing Director of Point 9 Capital, an early stage and SaaS-focused Berlin VC. Before co-founding Point Nine Capital in 2011, Pawel was a co-founder and partner at Team Europe where he led Team Europe’s investment activities. Prior to that, Pawel worked as an associate for the US investment banking firm Greenhill & Co. in Frankfurt and London. What he brings to the Kreditech Party: A unique combination of strategic sharepness, banking industry knowhow and Polish network.