Our international network of mentors gather knowledge in many different areas, from business and story development to pitch training, financial rounds and exists.


  • Heidrun Twesten

    Managing Partner Impacct GmbH

  • Marc Schwieger

    CEO & Shareholder at PUSHH

  • André Basse

    Managing Director at SPIEGEL Tech Lab GmbH

  • Andreas Ollmann


  • Christoph Hausel

    Co-Owner & Managing Director at Element C GmbH

  • Hanno Zulla

    CEO at Epublica

  • Klaus-Peter Frahm

    Head of Innovation Management at dpa; Business Developer at news aktuell GmbH

  • Mark Jäger

    Product Strategy

  • Matthias Protzman

    Co-Founder at Onzu

  • Nora Vanessa Wohlert

    Founder at Edition F

  • Patrick Stähler

    Partner at fluidminds GmbH

  • Petra Vorsteher

    Co-Founder AI Hamburg

  • Sachar Klein

    Chief Attention Officer at hypr

  • Sandra Fisher

    Investment Manager at iCapital

  • Sebastian Chill

    Founder & CCO at Appico AG

  • Stefan Puriss

    Entrepreneur / Advisor at E-Commerce

  • Stephan Weichert

    Professor for Digital Journalism & Scientific Director at Hamburg Media School

  • Stoyan Yankov

    Partner & Producer at Level Up Pictures

  • Thorsten Wittmütz

    Managing Partner / CEO at Next Commerce Accelerator

  • Nicole Tiedtke

    Senior UX Consultant & UX Strategist

  • Ulrich Machold

    Head of Strategic Product Development at Axel Springer

  • Vivi Dimitriaodu

    Chief People Officer at Lagardère Sports Germany GmbH

  • Wolfgang Von Geramb

    Founder at Aelephants Gmbh

  • Marili Luuken

    COO at Elevator Startups

  • Annette Milz

    Editor in Chief & co-founder at Medium Magazine

  • Arnd Benninghoff

    Deputy CEO at MTGx

  • Bianca Praetorius


  • David Andersen

    Web Developer & Owner at Bagvendt

  • Harald Fortmann

    Executive Partner at five14 GmbH

  • Jan-Menko Grummer

    Partner - Assurance Leadership Team GSA at EY

  • Jenny Wiethölter

    PR Manager at DACH Dropbox

  • Jochen Wegner

    Editor-in-Chief at ZEIT ONLINE

  • Martin Drust

    Director Marketing & Sales at FC St. Pauli

  • Philipp Westermeyer

    Founder at Online Marketing Rockstars

  • Sanja Stankovic

    Co-Founder at Hamburg Startups

  • Thomas Jansen

    CEO at Crissy Field GmbH

  • Valentin Heyde

    Facilitating consultant / consulting facilitator at komfortzonen.de

  • Wolfgang Wopperer

    Co-Founder and Managing Partner at MindMatters

  • Slaven Marinovic

    Freelance Consultant

  • Stephan Rebbe

    CEO & Shareholder at oneninesixone GmbH; Founder & Owner of Kolle Rebbe GmbH & Rat des Rebbe

  • Gerd Kamp

    Leiter at dpa-newslab

  • David Nellessen

    CTO & Co-Founder at Familonet GmbH

  • Jigar Mehta

    SVP - Head of Video at Fusion Media Group

  • Björn Schumacher

    Head of Audience Development at BILD

  • Jeremy Tai Abbet

    Creative Evangelist, Global Keynote Speaker

  • Turi Munthe

    Venture Partner at North Base Media

  • Philipp Moehring

    Europa Manager at Angellist

  • Isa Sonnenfeld

    News Lab Lead Germany, Austria, Switzerland at Google

  • Florian Behne

    Accountant / Lawyer at EY

  • Sören Stamer

    CEO & Co-Founder at Coremedia

  • Lina Timm

    Program Manager at Media Lab Bayern

  • Andreas Wrede

    Head of Project Management Hamburg Media School

  • Jan Honsel

    CEO at upljft GmbH

  • Wolfgang Macht

    Founder & CEO at Netzpiloten

  • Eric Scherer

    Director of Future Media at France TV

  • Bert Kok

    Business Manager at MediaMatters

  • Gilli Cegla

    Managing Director at NovaWind

  • Daniel Döbrich

    Digital & Brand Strategy Director

  • Max von Abendroth

    Executive Director at European Magazine Media Association, EMMA

  • Franziska Knoefel

    Manager Digital Revolution at Weischer.Mediengruppe

  • Daniel Keiper-Knorr

    Founder / General Partners at Speedinvest

  • Danny Peled

    Managing Partner at KDC Media Fund

  • Andreas Mayer

    Consultant / Interim Manager (former MD Burda News) at Mayer Media 360

  • Dr. Robert Daubner


  • Erik Hauth

    Managing Director at Mavens GmbH

  • Franziska Bluhm


  • Miriam Bundel

    CEO at Luxid

  • Jan-Boyke Seemann

    Product Sales Specialist - Adobe AdCloud (DSP) und Audience Manager (DMP)

  • Martin Dräger

    Managing Director at Unruly

  • Hannes Fehr

    Founder B2B Marketing Angels

  • Alexander Zumdieck

    Digital Transformation Consultant at Dr. Zumdieck Management Consulting

  • Alisa Türck

    ceo & Founder at TÜRCK GmbH

  • Daria Suvorova

    Legal and Blockchain Consultant at Academion/Blockbay GmbH; Research Committee at ELONTech

  • Stefan Zschaler

    Managing Creative Partner at TankTank GmbH

  • Björn Freimuth

    Managing Director at Freimuth Energie- und Wassertechnik GmbH

  • Stephanie Busch

    Head of Human Resources & Corporate Development at Facelift brand building technologies GmbH

  • Jaana Rasmussen

    Consultant, Facilitator, Coach

  • Dennis Wetzig


  • Christiane Brandes-Visbeck


  • Hannes Mehring

    Head of Project Management in Team Quality at otto.de; UX Concepter at Natcon7 GmbH

  • Mark Pelka

    Chief Sales Officer, PIA Performance Interactive Alliance

  • Andreas Gebhard

    Co-Founder at Andreas Gebhard Consulting; Mentor at Matter. & CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

  • Dalia Das

    Founder & CEO neue fische

  • Kim Bode

    Product Manager, Newsletters and Messaging at Los Angeles Times

  • Nina Klein

    Beraterin Content & Social Media und Vhs Online Marketing

  • Andrea Cordas

    Innovation Management Professional

  • Christian Busch

    CEO at German Accelerator NYC

  • Luca Brighenti

    Entrepreneur | Advisory Board Member

  • André Wehr

    Founder & CEO at tractionwise; Co-Founder of HumanVoice.de

  • Katharina Wolff

    Founder & CEO at D-Level GmbH

  • Christin Martens

    Consultant Content Strategy & Digital Media

  • Nina Katharina Lange

    CEO & Consultant at accentor, Lecturer at Brand Academy

  • Christian Wirth

    CEO & Pricing Expert at Optimal Price

  • Mike Brauner

    Founder at polardots.studio

  • Carl Kirchhoff

    Digital Media Leader

  • Tomas Herzberger

    Digital Marketing Consultant

  • Tino Keller

    CEO & Entrepreneur

  • Christoph Hünermann

    Co-Founder WHY! & Publishing Expert Print and Digital

  • Chris Schneider

    Director Strategy - pilot-group

  • German Gustafsson

    Management Consultant Transformation, Organisational and Process Development