Person avatar: Christian Saller

Christian Saller

MD / Partner

Company logo: hv holtzbrinck ventures

HV Holtzbrinck Ventures

General Partner

Bio

Christian joined the HV Holtzbrinck Ventures team in 2013 and is managing HV's Berlin office, as well as the fund’s investments into Dreamlines, Cabify, Tourlane, Exporo and Zencargo among others. Before coming to HV, Christian was CEO and Co-Founder of flight search engine swoodoo where he was responsible for company development, from market entry to market leadership in Germany and the sale of the company to KAYAK. Then, in his role as Managing Director for Europe, Christian managed the European organization at KAYAK. As a member of the KAYAK management team he was also involved in the successful IPO on the NASDAQ and the subsequent sale of the company to Priceline. During his time at KAYAK, Christian was also active as an angel investor, investing very early in GetYourGuide, one of Germany’s most successful travel startups. Before swoodoo, Christian first worked as an Investment Manager at a venture capital company and then held management positions in two start-up companies in the media sector. Christian began his career in 1998 at an international strategy consultancy company. Christian holds a doctorate “summa cum laude” in mathematics and also received an MBA with distinction from the London Business School.

Conference attendance

NOAH18 London
NOAH11 London
NOAH17 Berlin
NOAH15 Berlin
NOAH16 Berlin
NOAH12 London
NOAH18 Berlin
NOAH10 London
NOAH14 London
NOAH13 London
NOAH15 London
NOAH19 Berlin

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Primary Company Info

Headquarters:
Munich
Country:
Germany
Year Founded:
2000
Employees:
26-50
Active Markets:
Western Europe All, Northern Europe All, Southern Europe All,