Matthias studied Business Adminstration in Nuremberg, Edinburgh and Munich. He started avalas.com, Germany’s first mobile internet portal, right out of university and spent more than 20 years in telecoms for Vodafone, Orange and Salt worldwide. His last operating role was the Chief Commercial Office of Orange Switzerland running a EUR 1bn P&L. In this capacity Matthias contributed to a successful Private Equity investment cycle for Apax Partners, generating EUR 800m enterprise value. As CEO of MH2 Capital he has now turned full time investor in Berlin for early stage technology, real estate and public assets.