Managing Director at AustrianStartups
Markus Raunig
Managing Director at AustrianStartups

Short bio:

Markus Raunig is the managing director of AustrianStartups ( - Austria's leading non-profit platform & think tank for innovative entrepreneurship. Empowered by more than 30.000 supporters, the AustrianStartups team is working towards a future where entrepreneurship will be as common as skiing in Austria. Before taking over at AustrianStartups, Markus founded his own startup and co-organized Europe’s largest student startup event series Entrepreneurship Avenue.

Academic backgroud:

  • • MSc in Strategy, Innovation and Management Control, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, 2014 - 2016
  • • University of Miami, Exchange Semester as Masters Student
  • • BS of Science, Business, Economics and Social Sciences at Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, 2010 - 2014