Investment Manager, High-Tech Gründerfonds Management GmbH
Chiara Sommer is Investment Manager at High-Tech Gründerfonds in the ‘software, Internet, telecommunication, media and e-commerce’ team. Her portfolio include companies like JUNIQE, Asana Rebel and Bitwala. Before that she founded a start-up herself. She holds a B.Sc. degree in Business Studies specializing in Finance from Cass Business School in London and Universita Bocconi in Milan. Before joining HTGF she gained experience at JP Morgan in investment banking, at goetzpartners in management consulting, working in the family-owned business and as a start-up founder herself.
Female founders are overshadowing their male peers in portfolio performance by 63%, according to a report by First Round Capital in 2016. But can German investors and founders confirm this data? What could we do to increase the number of startups founded by women? Related
Panel-Diskussion mit den traditionellen VC’s – “The highrollers” – Was hat sich in den letzten 10 Jahren geändert? War früher alles besser? Wie stark ist der Wettbewerb mit anderen VC aus anderen Ländern oder auch aus neuen Bereichen (Family Offices, Corporate VC, operational VC’s)? Related