e&Co. as investor at the "Berlin Demo Day": Powerful networking in the ecosystem.
Get-together of start-ups, investors and corporates: With over 30 investors, 60 start-ups (including from the fields of Payment & FinTec, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Services and Mobility) and 15 established corporates, the Berlin Demo Day on 18th of April was a great success. e&Co. attended as an investor in order to get to know suitable teams and business models during the start-up pitches and 1:1 sessions with a focus on industrial applications for our own investment portfolio. Other well-known investors included High-Tech Gründerfonds, axel springer digital ventures, Cherry Ventures and Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners. Berlin Demo Day is an event of the START network, the largest student entrepreneurship club, consisting of academics, established companies and start-ups. The mission: to help young entrepreneurs connect with professionals from Berlin's thriving start-up ecosystem to build the next generation of successful entrepreneurs.
"It was an exciting event with a strong pre-selection of start-ups. As investors, we were able to make exciting contacts during the one-to-one sessions and beyond, and continue to network in the Berlin start-up scene. Many thanks to the START Berlin team." (Geza Brugger, Co-Founder & Head of Investments, e&Co. AG)
(Foto: START Berlin)