Our Team of Experts
Our team of experts is a deep bench of experience with identifying, growing and profitably existing technology startups. We combine corporate discipline with entrepreneurial spirit to spot talented teams, great ideas and exciting commercial opportunities. With BTV's team your startup is in good hands to maximise its commercial potential.
Head of Ecosystems at 5-HT Digital Hub, an initiative of Germany's Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. Expert in startup corporate collaboration in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry.
Senior technology attorney, IP investor and valuation advisor.
Investor at Headline VC. Expertise in data-driven customer acquisition and international expansion. Board professional, strategy advisor. Supporting Nordic and Baltic startups.
Experienced VC investor, former Chief of Staff, Innovation and Business Development at eBay.
Expert in Baltic banking and fintech.
Private Equity & Venture Capital Funds Seeder, Investor and Advisor - Entrepreneur, Engineer, IESE MBA.
Monaco Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (MVCA).
Funding networking specialist. Founder of KCG Capital, raised over EUR 2.3bn in debt and equity projects in Eastern Europe.
Experienced VC / PE investor and business developer. Professor in leading European universities on entrepreneurship and venture capital investing.
Experienced Leader, Lecturer, Consultant skilled in growing and developing teams. Focused on growing VC backed startups to achieve optimal potential.
CEO, TBIF (TBI Bank), one of the most profitable and efficient banks in Southeast Europe. Angel investor into fintech, technology, e-commerce. Experienced in blending fintech strategies and banking transformation. Public speaker and panelist for major fintech events.
Partner at White Castle LLC, Monaco -
specialists in private equity, venture capital, investment introductions and M&A.
M&A and growth expert in technology and entertainment industries. Mentor to many successful startups.
More than 20 years of experience as senior executive and Board member (public, private companies) in Oil & Gas, Oil Field Services, Energy (New Energy) and natural resource (mining) companies and ventures.
Experienced Serial Entrepreneur and Chairman of the Board with a demonstrated history of working in IT and financial services industry.
Expert in Operational Excellence, Organizational Design, Continuous Improvement, and Strategy Development and Deployment.
Experienced Venture Capital investor DTCP with expertise in growth equity and strategic investments.
Principal at Costa Norte & Company offering investment banking advisory services for fast growing companies.
Miguel has more than 15 years’ experience in international hospitality, tourism and real estate.
Investor at Inbox Capital; multiple successful exits in Nordic tech
A serial entrepreneur, angel invest and high level executive in Telecomunications industry.
Experienced senior executive and board member with background in international business development, passionate about leading transformation and growth journeys.
Dr. Eugen Hertel is an entrepreneur, investor, consultant and lecturer from Germany with the extensive knowledge in the areas of startups, scalability, management, sales & marketing.
Founder and CEO of several businesses, including an exit of a SaaS-based beauty booking marketplace in the APAC region. Experienced mentor and advisor to international start-ups.
Founder & Managing Partner of Titan Capital Partners; An investment firm investing in world-class tech companies and private equity partnerships directly or via secondary transactions.
Simon is a Singapore-based entrepreneur and pioneering impact investor working primarily with institutional pension funds & family offices. In 2011, he founded Milltrust International, a family-owned, multi-faceted investment platform focused on sustainability & the developing world.
Joaquim Miro heads Growth at GDA Capital as a Founding Shareholder, and also invests personally through his own VC JMiro Capital. He serves as an LP at Holt Xchange (Fintech Accelerator) and an advisor at some of the larger startup accelerators including Founder's Institute & Founder Fuel.
Alper Mustafa Baltaci
Mentor, advisor, executive and enthusiast in financial industry and innovative technologies. His focus is on fintech and blockchain landscape.
Thorsten is a tusted advisor of successful entrepreneurs globally. He works on solving solutions for M&A, growth capital, financing, banking, succession, internationalisation and partnering issues.
Passionate about building teams, scaling businesses, mentoring, Real Estate, and Proptech.
Ujwal is the founding partner of TDV Partners which is a venture firm with an aim of investing in smart founders with global outlook.
Managing partner and senior partner of three seed VC funds with total of 40M USD AUM.
17+ years in Enterprise Sales, Business Development, Management/Strategy Consulting and Technology Consulting roles in Software, SaaS, Cloud, Big Data and Telecom.
Seed Investor, Business Angel & Startup Advisor | ex-CEO at MoovOne (Exit to CoachHub)
Business Owner, Angel Investor, Sales and Marketing Executive, Coach and Advisor to Business Owners and High Potential Individuals and Experienced Board Member.
Blockchain/Crypto enthusiast, Fintech specialist, Investment advisor, developing businesses with an accent on technology.
Anders Sloth Nielsen
Head of Sustainable Cities and Mobility. Passionate in helping others achieve their potential through ensuring that well-being and integrity are supported by inspiration and curiosity.
Investment & Mentorship Manager at Startup Lisboa
Former Big 4 Partner with a demonstrated history of working in the Management Consulting industry.
Supply chain sustainability junkie and passionate women & diversity advocate, on a mission to empower every business to drive impact.
Venture Partnerships at Deel.
A product and technology leader building the future of food experience.
M&A and investment professional.
Entrepreneur turned business leader who is passionate about building highly efficient and performing teams focused on innovation and emerging technologies
Process- and data-driven B2B SaaS Commercial Org Leader with 15+ years of successful revenue growth, scale, fundraising, and advisory experience at VC and growth-equity backed, and publicly listed organizations.
Investment Professional in VC
Senior Investment Manager at Heroes.
Venture capitalist, angel investor and accelerator for early stage start-ups and spin-offs.
CIO/CISO with 20 years of experience in the technology sector within the Banking, Telecom, Online Payments, Online Gambling, Sports Betting and automotive industries
Jaime Medina Manresa
CEO at The Startup CFO, providing external services to 100+ startups, including financial planning and analysis, reporting and forecasting, business processes and support for management decisions and fundraising.
Start-up, Fin-Tech, Entertainment Media and Spatial Audio
Co-Founder at Opportunity Zone Accelerator.
Founder of Startup42 Media. Experienced startup investor working in various high techindustries (Edtech, Biotech, Mobile).
Angel investor and VC advisor; experience in Enterprise Software, Agile Methodologies, Mobile Applications, and recently in AI related projects.
Industrial technologies entrepreneur and investor, focusing on the energy sector. Angel investor and mentor to technology startups.
Angel and experienced VC investor with a focus on fintech. Presently a CFO of a major bank in Bulgaria.
Founding Partner of White Castle Partners, Founder of UNITE. Venture capital, private equity, funding and recruitment advisor.
Chairman of Ransat Group - global commodities trader and investor; deep experience in private equity, venture capital, technologies.
Founder of several businesses including Juliet Media, MBR Partners, CoFounder Venture Studios, and investor in some great businesses leading the way in digital transformation.
Co-Founder of the Latvian Startup Association "Startin.LV", initiator of the startup law and startup visa in Latvia, founder of LabsofLatvia.com - startup community platform providing information from and about Latvian startup scene to the world.
Technology entrepreneur and value added early stage angel investor in engineering/physics/electronics startups. Member of the board of Cambridge Angels.
Head of an investment fund that targets innovative entrepreneurs and assists them to build great global companies in the following segments: AgriFood Tech, Speech Recognition, Computer Vision, Perceptual computing, Natural language processing (NLP), Hacking prevention solution.
CEO of Cobin Angels, Board Member of EBAN, building Investor Community in Central&Eastern Europe.
Startup Generalist | Product Builder | Ex-Corporate Banker
Active angel investor and entrepreneur.
Marc is a seasoned investor and entrepreneur, in particular in the areas of sustainability and cleantech. He has over 20 years of experience across the entire Venture Capital and Private Equity value chain.
13 years of experience in Venture Capital; Co-founder of Germany's leading communications agency in the lifestyle segment.
Growth Advisor and Mentor, 20+ years in business growth, strategy and development.
Experienced international sales and business management executive with 16 years of high technology sales and marketing experience, primarily in the medical device and biotechnology industries.
Senior Investment Portfolio Manager, with 20 years of financial industry experience, 8 of which as the Head of the Investment Team & the C.I.O. in two different Private Banking units.
Evans is a seasoned investor with a passion for nurturing entrepreneurs and building venture ecosystems. Over the years, he has built up a wide network of business partners and gained extensive business experience in different parts of the world. He studied and taught law as well as business and investment strategy.
Experience increasing efficiencies in fast-growing internet companies. As COO of Boomset, he managed the full spectrum of the business, including the sales, strategic partnerships, operations, finance, customer support, legal, and human resources teams.
Experienced venture partner with a proven track record in early-stage investing. With over 7 years of experience in Private Equity, Bernardt has a deep understanding of what it takes to build successful businesses.
Thibaud has been linking vision, strategy and operational reality since the beginning of his career, within small and large corporations, alongside ExComs and C-level execs.
Building, managing and scaling esportsXO. In the past 10 years.
Entrepreneur/Business Development Aerospace/M&A.
Investment professional with extensive knowledge in equity research and portfolio management.
Senior Investment Manager at Energy Efficiency Fund, Aquila Capital.
Vice President, Global Head of Business Processes at Skuld. Responsible for driving digitalisation, change management, business process improvement and innovation across the company.
Passionate Founder-Operator building, advising & investing in world-class organizations and the teams behind them.
Edward is an Angel Investor and a thought leader in regional innovation ecosystem with the role of Co-Chair of the InsurTech Committee at the FinTech Association of Hong Kong.
Vision, Strategy & Expansion.
Startup Expert, CEO, Serial Entrepreneur and Investor that can jump into other diverse roles such as co-founder, consultant and mentor in almost every vertical but especially within in the technology industry.
Magnus Graf Lambsdorff
Leadership Advisor and Seed Investor
Global Managing Director of Investment Banking.
A senior executive and revenue leader with more than 15 years experience in financial services, having worked across Europe, US & LatAm.
Enterprise SaaS executive specialized in leading Customer Success, Operations, Business Development, and Product Strategy teams.
Entrepreneur and product manager turned investor.
Professional with over 12 years of experience in five different sectors.
Prof. Shahab Anbarjafari found the intelligent computer vision (iCV) research lab at the University of Tartu in 2013. He is also the co-founder of iVCV.
Founder of Asquire Global which is a fintech platform that aims to improve financial inclusion by increasing the penetration of financial products targeted to 70% of India's population living in B30 towns.
Over 10 years of investments and strategy consulting experience in developed and emerging markets for Telecom, Media, Technology, Digital and Government.
Jean Jacques Dandrieux
Results-oriented, hands on executive with over 10 years experience as an investor and a corporate architect of emerging technology companies.
Seasoned product leader with more than 15 years of experience in tech. Hands-on experience in product management, product ux & design, product-led growth, experimentation, product analytics.
Business executive with proven business development track record in technology growth companies and international corporations.
Financial Services professional experienced in investor relations, banking operations & private equity with a strong track record in Execution and Reporting.
Made over 50 investments and had 13 successful exits between 1998- 2018. Tony has made a successful business career as CEO of many fast growing startups.
Licensed Investment Banker. For 15 years she has worked with select family offices and specializes in Technology, Artificial Intelligence & E-Sports.
Experienced VC investor involved in numerous start-ups, one of which recently won the Health Initiative of the Year Award in Scotland. He has been/is a director of 5 listed companies and has been involved in 4 IPO's.
The original co-founder of RBC, a leading Russian news/data company, also a webmail and hosting platform. He has participated in over 30 successful M&A transactions and post-acquisition restructurings.
C. Derek Campbell
CEO of Blue Ocean Holdings Ventures, Executive Chairman of AlphaSierra Advisory, Experienced venture capitalist.
Highly experienced financial markets professional with a very strong background in futures and options brokerage.
Mario is the CEO of Growthnetix and has 20 years of experience in sales and team management, with a focus on the IT industry, organized and led over 400 sales training and mentoring sessions.
Soumitra leads Freshworks for Startups initiative. Experienced mentor and advisor for startups across the globe.
Expert in early-stage startups, Angel investment and Startup ecosystem in Baltics. 4 years of experience leading Business Angels Network in Latvia, organizing syndicates and Pitch events.
Angel investor with a history of business development in various business fields. Marko has several board and advisory positions and is a founder of global multicorporate energytech program EnergySpin.
Results oriented CFO/ COO with over 20 years of proven experience in guiding financial operations and growing businesses to achieve maximum business profitability organically and via acquisitions.
Entrepreneur and an investor with experience in incubating, launching, and scaling tech startups.
Guillaume has shown great insight in helping, especially early stage startups with getting their product/market fit.
Highly experienced in building teams and new markets from scratch. 15 years of successful leadership motivating teams up to 60 people.
Marcus is a prolific investor with deep experience in branding and sales professional with a successful entrepreneur with a track record of several successful exits.
A serial entrepreneur, the owner of eCompliance.Ltd, an AML KYC platform as a service for international financial institutions and other regulated entities
Jaakko is angel investor with strong background and experience in international business management and sales. Partner at Grannenfelt Finance Oy and board member in various international Finnish companies.
Morten Kroslid is a passionate global serial entrepreneur, business developer, active shareholder and board member in multiple companies.
Specialized in development, Ada's help filmmakers, entrepreneurs and startups to effectively blend their unique story, authenticity, financial challenges, successes and opportunities into a “killer” pitch presentations.
Talent Acquisition at Alexion, AstraZeneca Rare Disease.
CEO, Co-Founder Wondersource.
Chief Blockchain/Crypto Strategist, Researcher, Advisor, Mentor & Angel. Futurist passionate about Technology & Innovation.
VC | Investment Manager at Helvetica Capital AG.
Investor, Business Development & Director.
Venture capital and angel investor. Access to investors both UHNW and institutional capital.
Founder, Chairman, CEO, CFO, CIO, Advisor, Board member, Serial Entrepreneur and investor.
Progressive global managerial leadership experience with full commercial responsibility, identifying market opportunities and driving forward sustainable businesses via actionable, manageable, and measurable tactics for consumer businesses.
Superior track record of achievement in creating and leading the vision and strategic partnerships that position organizations for transformation, development, regulatory and commercial success within startup, rapid-growth, turnaround, and Fortune 100 environments.
Strategic consultant. More than 30 years of international experience advising HNWI clients and UHNW families.
Benedikt von Braunmühl
Efficiency-oriented, C-suite executive with sustainable track record in growing revenues and market share as well as driving P&L performance.
Senior executive with over 15+ years of business leadership, strategic planning and consulting experience with commercial expertise in a wide variety of settings, including both public and private sector.
Investor in climate startups at SEB Greentech VC.
Head of Capital Raising Consulting at Nordic Innovators.
Digital and technology leader with extensive experience working in Corporates and Management Consulting.
Experienced IT Project and Program Manager (both Waterfall and Agile methodologies), backed with successfully accomplished taskforces
Experienced Chief Operating Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry
Entrepreneur, turnaround executive and board level business leader.
Empowering individuals and companies to bank better with stellar digital banking journeys.
Fiduciary Wealth Manager Specializing in Tax Efficient Investment Strategies for the Self-Employed.
Accomplished Singapore professional in Web3, Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Blockchain Venture Builder focusing in FinTech, Climate Tech, Food Security & Energy Security with 34 years’ experience in Asia.
A seasoned finance professional, with over decade of global/India cross-functional work experience.
Entrepreneur, CEO Mentor & Coach and Business Angel Investor.
Highly accomplished, results-driven senior management executive with over 18-year of solid experience in the finance and strategy domain with a core focus in transformation, operational excellence and leadership within start-ups and global multi-billion dollar organisations.
Founder & CEO at Big Block Athletics.