About The Speaker
Daniel is a serial entrepreneur, lecturer, presenter and keynote speaker and strongly believes that entrepreneurship is a key driver of positive change in our world. He is the co-founder and board member of AustrianStartups, Austria’s leading non-profit platform & think tank for innovative entrepreneurship and founding partner of the Vienna Mentoring Group (viemeg.com), a mentoring program for early stage startups as well as venture partner at FoundersLane, the leading independent corporate venture builder. He started his entrepreneurial career as co-founder of allaboutapps, a joint venture of i5invest and runtastic and in the past 10 years has strongly helped shape the Austrian startup ecosystem. Daniel has spoken to innovators, top executives and startups at global conferences about startups, transformation, innovation and corporate-startup collaboration and as moderator has hosted more than 300 events on startups and innovation. He is nicknamed “The Pitch Professor” and is considered as one of the leading experts and trainers on pitching and has helped scientists, entrepreneurs and executives communicate and present their ideas, values and beliefs more effectively. He lectures on entrepreneurship and mobile marketing at several universities including the Vienna University of Technology and the Vienna University of Economics and Business.