Ute Theel is Director Investor Relations at Matterwave Ventures. Before this, she was responsible for investor relations and fundraising activities at btov. Ute has also worked as a senior associate in the investment team of Linus Digital Finance, a private debt fund in Berlin, evaluating and executing real estate financing projects. As part of her role, she approached and managed relations with institutional investors who co-invested in Linus’ financing projects. Before that, Ute worked on the trading desk for structured equity products at DWS in Frankfurt am Main, the asset manager of Deutsche Bank. She holds a Master’s in Advanced Finance from IE Business School in Madrid and a double Master’s in International Law and Middle Eastern Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London and Freie Universität Berlin. During her finance Master’s, Ute interned at Spudy Family Office, a renowned multi-family office in Hamburg.