These are articles & ideas I collected for different publications or my own pages.
Interview with Robin Vander Heyden (Founder of ManyRequests) on how we started and grew Magic Design into a $1M ARR business in 12 months.
Last Money In is an amazing newsletter run by Alex Pattis & Zachary Ginsburg. Recently I was invited to talk about all things Internet Holding, Investing and EU VC scene.
Just had the opportunity to interview Marc Penkala from āltitude on "Democratizing informal networks for early deal access".
I think Africa is one of the most interesting markets for investors right now - and I just had the pleasure of giving some insights to Business Insider Deutschland (Gruenderszene). The article is in German.
How can you level up your design game in 2023? Inc Magazine just asked me this question, as we at Magic Design are helping startups & SMBs with that daily.
Excited to be featured as one of the top 20 thought leaders in the data-driven VC space.
[Podcast is in German] I was just invited to the "Purpose is the Pitch" podcast by Dr. Konstantin Schimert. It was a real deep dive into my current ventures, my childhood days, and the hard lessons of being an entrepreneur.
I recently wrote a guest article about the VC tech stack in 2023 for the German Venture Capital Magazin.
On the VC10x podcast, I talked about why not every company should raise VC Money, and what expectations come with it. The podcast is available as video & audio on all streaming platforms.
Just recently I was invited as a guest on Samuel Hartmanns Podcast "Never employed". We mainly talked about current state of venture and what startups should focus on.
As a collab between VCStack.io and Dropbox DocSend, I talked to Paige Finn Doherty (@paigefinnn) about what it takes to raise a first-time fund.
Rejection is a huge part of fundraising. In this founder lesson I share the lessons that I took from it.
As part of Dropbox Docsend's "Perfect Pitch" video series, I created a video & blog article on how to build a great LP deck.
An interview I did with Docsend about what the emerging manager's tool stack looks like these days.
As a proud member of EO it was a pleasure to share some of my pitch deck secrets on their blog.
There are tons of companies that help founders raise money for their startup. I recently created a graphic overview of all players, that was featured on Hackernoon.
I was a guest on the Buy & Build podcast and had the opportunity to talk about my journey as an entrepreneur and maker with a focus on what I have learned during my product hunt launches.
Investors are known for bombarding founders with questions, but you should be the one asking the questions.
I recently wrote about the critical factors that separate those who fundraise successfully and those who don't.