Johannes Fritz is the new Entrepreneurs’ Council Member of eCAPITAL AGeCAPITAL NEWS
Johannes Fritz studied business administration in Mannheim and New York. From 1989 to autumn 2020, he worked in the family office of the Quandt and Klatten families. For 20 years he had overall responsibility for the family office; he also built up Mrs Klatten’s investment arm, SKion GmbH, and was its managing director. In addition, he has held various supervisory and advisory board mandates; he continues to serve as a supervisory and advisory board member. For example, since the beginning of 2020 he has advised the Zeppelin Foundation in Friedrichshafen, which holds around 94% of ZF Friedrichshafen AG. Before joining the family office, he held positions at Bertelsmann and KPMG (tax advisor and auditor).
eCAPITAL is a venture capital firm that provides early to growth stage funding to technology companies in the fields of software & information technology, cybersecurity, industry 4.0, new materials and cleantech. Founded in 1999, eCAPITAL has a history of supporting entrepreneurs determined to build companies with lasting significance. Partnering with eCAPITAL means joining an international network of business leaders, entrepreneurs, technologists and potential partners. eCAPITAL is located in Germany, currently manages funds with over EUR 280 million under management and was lead investor of some very successful German exits like sonnen, Novaled or Jedox.