Christian is an experienced digital executive and angel investor with core expertise in strategy, marketing and business/corporate development. He’s passionate about helping companies grow their business, whether it’s hands-on or by connecting them to the right people.
Christian is the CEO of the German Accelerator in New York City. Recently, Christian served as SVP, Head of Marketing at Indiegogo. Prior to that, Christian served as SVP Corporate Development and General Manager of Alloy Digital where he was responsible for M&A (7 buy-side transactions and one fundraise). He also served as General Manager for Takkle, a prominent college recruitment website for high school sports, which was acquired by Alloy in early 2009. Christian has also held senior management roles for Cellfish Media and Bertelsmann.
Christian serves on the board of Above Average and Pruftechnik AG and is an active investor in early stage startups. Christian is a frequent speaker at industry events, avid traveler and Bayern Munich supporter.