Christian received his Bachelor’s degree in International Business from Cologne Business School. During his studies he spent a semester abroad at the University of Tilburg, Netherlands and completed an internship with the European Commission in Luxembourg. After his graduation, Christian became an Investment Controller at High-Tech Gruenderfonds, where he was responsible for around 80 portfolio companies. In addition, Christian successfully completed a part-time MSc. program with a focus on Entrepreneurship at the HHL Leipzig. In his downtime, Christian spends a lot of time with friends and is a dedicated fan of Kölner Haie, Cologne’s ice hockey club.