Mike covers venture capital business development for Amazon Web Services in EMEA. He is also the co-founder of CCC Startups and Startup Addventure with which he organized startup conferences in more than 7 different countries. Previously he co-founded and managed the B2B Accelerator Startup Wise Guys with which he invested in 43 startups out of 25 different countries. An ex-IBMer with a passion for bright ideas and business model innovation, Mike worked in M&A and managed large transformation programs and innovation projects. He has worked with many startups around the globe and is a mentor at various incubators/accelerators such as Techstars.