CEO & Founder of Match-Maker Ventures
Nicolai Schättgen
CEO & Founder of Match-Maker Ventures

Short bio:

Nicolai is an Entrepreneur with a strong background in digital industries. Today Nicolai is founder and CEO of Match-Maker Ventures. Match-Maker Ventures ( is dedicated to scaling innovation by helping startups and corporates to collaborate. Prior to that Nicolai was part of the Global TIME leadership team at Arthur D. Little where he advised multi-billion dollar companies and financial investors having gained strong experience in Board level interaction. He regularly acts as keynote speaker and engages as a mentor and writer for several accelerators and startups.

Academic backgroud:

  • • Ph.D in European Business Law from the Universitat Wien, 2004 - 2007
  • • Masters Degree from Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, WU in Business, 2000 - 2007
  • • University of Texas, Austin, Abroad Student, Red McCombs School of Business

Previous experience on stage:

  • • Nicolai has spoken at several national and international startup conferences (e.g. 4YFN in Barcelona )