The first instalment of the Business Angel Institute is being kicked off with Nikolaus Futter, one of the austrian digitisation and internet pioneers who was named “Business Angel of the Year” by aws and the AplusB start-up centers. In this format, we tap into the minds of the most successful business angels in Europe and give exclusive access into backstory, their way of thinking and learnings from decades of experience.
With your booking, the BAI support scientific work in the field of angel and venture finance throughout Europe, as well as measures for the promotion of entrepreneurship at schools and universities. The Business Angel Institute is a non-profit initiative which is financed by a high-quality course and is additionally supported by partners such as Venionaire Capital.
In this format, we tap into the minds of the most successful business angels in Europe and give exclusive access into backstory, their way of thinking and learnings from decades of experience.
Nikolaus Futter is one of the most influential pioneer in Austria both in the field of digitisation and as a business angel. At the age of 14, the family company, the Compass Group, founded in 1867, became entitled. There, the innovation evangelist was driving digitisation forward, in some cases all company information was needed online as early as 1995. With more than one decade of first hand investment experience, he enables many young start-ups to pass on his know-how and currently holds a portfolio of 17 start-up investments.