Keynote by Dr. Klaus Hommels, Founder & CEO of Lakestar at the Axel Springer NOAH Conference 2017 in Berlin, Tempodrom 22-23 June 2017.
Lakestar makes early and growth stage investments in technology-enabled businesses predominantly in Europe and the United States driven by exceptional entrepreneurs. We enjoy investing with a specific focus on business models that can achieve global scale quickly.
Lakestar and its General Partners have historically invested in Facebook, Spotify, Skype, Airbnb, klarna, and King.com, and more recent investments include Oscar, GoEuro, AngelList, Makers Studios, Taulia and Harry’s.
The Lakestar team is on the ground in Berlin, London, Guernsey, New York City and Zurich.