Stephan has been a Partner at Ventech since 2012 and has more than a decade of venture capital experience. Based in Paris, he drives Ventech investments primarily in the DACH region. From his experience he has a unique cross-border perspective, enabling him to explore diverse topics ranging from the application of new business models in both B2B and B2C, to brand-new software applications. Beside working on constantly evolving sectors such as: Product Led Growth, Vertical A.I. and Data/API-First driven businesses, he has also been at the forefront of developing Ventech's proprietary AI-software for data-driven opportunity sourcing, the "Ventech Radar," for the last six years. He holds a B.S. in Information Systems, specialized in Software Engineering (HS Flensburg, Germany) and a M.S. in Strategy, Innovation, and Management Control (WU Vienna, Austria), while studying abroad at Bocconi University (Milan, Italy) and Copenhagen Business School (Denmark).