Finalists German Startup Awards 2021

Founder of the Year (female)

Jessica Holzbach

Jessica Holzbach

Co-Founder & CCO - Penta

Founder of the Year (male)

Finn Age Hänsel

Finn Age Hänsel

Founder & MD - Sanity Group & Berliner Berg

Newcomer of the Year (female)

Nina Patrick

Nina Patrick

Co-Founder & CEO - MiProbes

Newcomer of the Year (male)

Julian Angern

Julian Angern

Co-Founder & MD - Sympatient

Social Entrepreneur of the Year (female)

Henrike Schlottmann

Henrike Schlottmann

Co-Founder & Co-MD - ProjectTogether

Social Entrepreneur of the Year (male)

Julius de Gruyter

Julius de Gruyter

Co-Founder & MD - krisenchat.de

Investor of the Year (female)

Zoé Fabian

Zoé Fabian

Managing Director - Eurazeo Growth

Investor of the Year (male)

Robert Lacher

Robert Lacher

Founding Partner - Visionaries Club

Startup Verband Sonderpreis

Lukasz Gadowski

Lukasz Gadowski

Entrepreneur & Investor

Contact us

Catharina Fichelmann /// Project Lead
catharina.fichelmann@deutschestartups.org

Christoph Stresing /// CEO Politics & Communications
christoph.stresing@deutschestartups.org

Franziska Teubert ///CEO Partner Management
franziska.teubert@deutschestartups.org

Event Organizer

As the representative and voice of startups in Germany, the German Startups Association speaks up for a founder-friendly Germany and works towards a flourishing German startup ecosystem. The association represents more than 1.000 members.