About The Speaker
Markus Lang is an early-stage investor at Speedinvest, a European venture capital fund for tech startups managing €200 M, where he supports outstanding founders of digital tech companies across Europe. Markus, a tech entrepreneur turned venture capitalist, knows many ways to engage in innovation and change. He has taken over several board roles in his portfolio startups and provides them with comprehensive support in every stage and situation where they need a hand, from finding a product-market fit to successfully raising follow-on funding. Previously, he was the managing director of Pioneers Ventures for three years. He also co-founded and led a logistics tech startup, helped to scale several companies, and worked as a project manager and consultant. He has a background in Business Administration and Business Law, having studied at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and the Johannes Kepler Universität Linz. He has extensive experience as a project manager and consultant.