As an entrepreneur myself, I know the importance of holistically challenging our founders to enable the long-term success of our portfolio companies.
Willi is a serial entrepreneur in the field of data security. He graduated as an aerospace engineer from RWTH Aachen und Queens College UK and holds an MBA degree from Henley Management College UK and the University of Houston. During his career, he held various management positions at Daimler Chrysler and VC fund DASA. Moreover, he was head of business development at CUBIS AG, founder & CEO of Secunet AG, CEO at escrypt GmbH, CEO at ISITS AG and held equity stakes as CEO in Eracom AG. Beyond that, he has accompanied four IPOs and holds numerous supervisory board positions at high-growth companies.
In his spare time, he likes spending time at the Baltic Sea and enjoys water sports such as sailing and rowing.