Authors

Viola Karl

Viola is Senior Manager Media Investments at SevenVentures. Initially she was responsible for SevenVentures strategy and the International Business Development. Previously she was a Project Manager at a globally leading strategy consulting firm, focusing on projects within the retail and consumer goods sector. Viola holds a Masters in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics as well as a Bachelors in Business Administration from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich.

Klaus-Dieter Koch

Klaus-Dieter Koch is one of the most experienced brand strategy advisers in Europe: From a very early stage, he focused on the topic of brand as a management tool and has been advising corporations and medium-sized companies on how to increase the value of the company through their brand for more than 25 years. In 2003, Klaus-Dieter Koch founded BrandTrust because he recognized the enormous untapped potential of brand management as a value-added driver for companies and institutions.

Robert Kronekker

Robert Kronekker, founder of Hafervoll, is a nutritionist, sports and fitness administrator and holds an additional qualification as "specialist in industrial baked goods". At his company Hafervoll he is responsible for product development, quality management and purchasing.

Christoph Kull

Since December 2018, Christoph Kull has been Vice President & Managing Director Central Europe at Adobe. In this role he is responsible for Adobe's strategic and operational management throughout the DACH region and Eastern Europe. This includes all customer- and market-focused activities across Adobe's entire solution portfolio of the Creative Cloud, Document Cloud and Experience Cloud. Christoph Kull has more than 20 years of experience in the enterprise software industry. Prior to joining Adobe, he worked at financial and HR cloud software provider Workday, where he was Regional Vice President responsible for the company's business and sales activities across the DACH market. Prior to that, Kull spent 15 years in various management roles at SAP, the last two years as Vice President Database & Technology for Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Alexandra Kurmulis

Alexandra was previously Manager in the SevenVentures Media Investments team. Prior to SevenVentures Alexandra gained practical experience in consulting and the luxury goods industry. She holds a Master´s degree in Mathematics of Finance from Columbia University and a Bachelor's degree in Business Management from the University of London.

Christian Köhler

Christian Köhler is Associate for Media Investments at SevenVentures. Previously, he worked as an associate consultant for a leading strategy consultancy and as an analyst for an international CVC. Christian holds a Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship from the Católica Lisbon SBE and a Bachelor in TUM-BWL from the Technical University of Munich.