WUNDER AUTOTECH MEETUP
We are hosting a quarterly informal, invitation-only meet-up for leaders of the European AutoTech scene. Our mission is to accelerate the world's transition to sustainable transportation. By providing a platform to startups, corporates, NGOs and research institutions to share and build on each others ideas we hope to get there faster.
Date & Place
A quarterly, informal, week-day evening gathering hosted at the Wunder HQ in Hamburg, Germany.
3 Speakers each give a 15-minute "off the record" talk, sharing their bold idea about the future of mobility.
Talks are followed by informal networking with food, drinks & entertainment.
Free of charge but by invitation only. Wunder will guarantee the highest quality of attendees & speakers.
Top speakers present their bold ideas on the future of mobility. All attendees are key players in the mobility space.
Discover new mobility ideas and meet with the pioneers in European mobility. Enjoy a great setting and location in the heart of Hamburg’s Hafencity. We personally invite all attendees.
Board Member Sixt SE
Chief Sales Officer (CSO)
Konstantin Sixt, born in 1982, studied business administration in Geneva, Paris and London and holds an MSc in Int. Accounting and Finance from City University, (CASS Business School), London. He joined today's Sixt SE in 2005 and has been responsible for the company's online business since then. In addition to his current functions, Mr. Sixt has also been responsible for the complete distribution of Sixt Car Rental since 2013. In addition to its core business, Sixt SE promotes and operates innovative business models such as Sixt get a ride.
Konstantin Sixt has been socially involved for many years as a board member of the charity foundation "Drying little tears", founded by Regine Sixt. The organisation looks after children in need worldwide, implements aid projects and works with other organisations. Sixt SE is a leading international mobility service provider with a presence in several countries. The company offers comprehensive mobility solutions including rental, leasing, chauffeur services and complementary services.
Carlo has nearly 20 years background in public and private businesses always at the forefront of mobility and innovation. Passionate about new technology and the EV industry, he serves as marketing director of Local Motors with the goal of positioning the brand and supporting business development.
Over the last 4 years, he worked as a marketing director and corporate relations of Energica Motor Company, an innovative premium high tech electric motorcycle company, setting strategic partnerships and launching operations in Europe and US. Before that he spent more than 10 years on new mobility services especially in the sharing industry. He designed and ran operations of car sharing services since early 2000, in Italy and beyond (Australia). Being a Board member of Clickutility On earth, he supported the launch of Car2go and Mytaxi in Italy.
General Partner at Canaan Partners Israel
In over two decades in the hi-tech industry as an entrepreneur, investor and operator, Ehud has established a leadership position in the Israeli market, especially in the mobile sector.
Prior to joining Canaan Partners Israel, Ehud spent seven years as a Managing Partner at Vertex Venture Capital. Among other successful investments, Ehud identified Waze as a bright star from the start, leading the first investment round in the company and serving on its board of directors until its acquisition by Google for over $1 Billion in 2013. Ehud is heading the fund’s investments in digital media technology & applications.
Head of Business Development
Jürgen has more than 25 years of experience in the software and automotive industry. During his career, he served as Director and Vice President for several software companies in the US, Canada and Germany.
He studied automotive engineering at RWTH Aachen and held also several lectureships in the field of interaction design, marketing and internet technologies.
Founder & CEO Drivy
Paulin Dementhon is CEO and Founder of Drivy. Drivy is Europe's leading platform to rent cars between individuals. He started creating a carpooling service in 2009 without any knowledge of the web before launching Drivy in 2010.
Drivy operates today in 5 countries with a total of 42,000 cars to rent and more than 1.2 million users.
Jonas joined mytaxi in April 2013. He is the COO of mytaxi since November 2015 and holds a degree in industrial engineering from KIT, while also studying at the University of Queensland and the ETH Zurich.
Based in Germany, Jonas is responsible for leading the global mytaxi operations, is driving expansion across Europe and responsible for global Sales activities.
Dr.-Ing. Florian Herrmann
Head of Competence Center “Mobility Innovation” at Fraunhofer IAO
Florian Herrmann heads the Fraunhofer “Mobility Innovation” center since 2015 and runs the Ambient Mobility Lab, a joint initiative with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Fraunhofer institute. Florian studied business engineering at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and received his Ph.D. in technology management. He pioneers mobility research to analyze, design and develop sustainable mobility systems that interact with future urban systems.
Founder & CEO at Free2Move
Michel joined the mobility revolution by founding Carjump, a carsharing app which allowed users to reserve and book cars across several car sharing providers.
Carjump was acquired by the PSA Group and was rebranded to Free2Move in 2017. At Free2Move, Michel drives the digitalization of mobility services, by redefining the way people share, access and utilise vehicles.
Partner at BCG Digital Ventures
Urs Rahne joined BCG Digital Ventures, BCG’s venture capital and incubation firm in early 2014, right at inception. He focuses on tech plays in the mobility space. Most recently, Urs acted as General Manager for COUP, the Bosch Group’s shared mobility platform.