Sven started his first venture, an online market place for gifts in 1999. Since then he has been involved as founder, advisor and investor in several internet ventures. In 2001 Sven co-founded mentasys, which became the leading online price comparison service provider in Germany. After his exit from menatsys Sven worked as a consultant and project leader for the Boston Consulting Group where he advised companies in the tech and communication industry. In late 2007 Sven left his consulting job to found limango. Sven holds a master in industrial engineering from the University of Karlsruhe and an MBA from INSEAD.