Benedikt Kronberger is a Founding Partner at Matterwave Ventures. Before Matterwave, he was one of the partners in the btov Industrial Technologies team. Benedikt’s investment focus lies primarily on enterprise software companies. Prior to becoming an investor, he gained entrepreneurial experience by co-founding two start-ups in the e-commerce and entertainment industries. Benedikt started his career as an investment analyst in investment banking and M&A at Rothschild, before becoming a corporate development and M&A expert at oil and gas company OMV and a consultant at the International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank. He currently holds board positions at Kivu Technologies, Ninox, Sensolus, Testbirds, ToolSense and Visplore as well as observer seats at Comatch and Wise Neuro. He received his Master’s degree in International Business from the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration and obtained two further Master’s degrees in International Management and Public Administration in International Development from CEMS and Harvard University, respectively.