European Investment Fund
René is an investment manager at EIF, leads investments in venture capital funds across Europe that focus on deep-tech strategies (mainly focusing on blockchain technology and deep computer science innovation (incl. artificial intelligence, cloud or cybersecurity) and holds advisory board positions in various European VC funds. Prior to that, René has been a manager at PwC´s Accelerator, the corporate accelerator arm of PricewaterhouseCoopers, focusing on B2B SaaS start-ups across Europe. He studies data science and corporate finance and hold a PhD in entrepreneurial finance.
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