Simon Bartmann has a proven track record as entrepreneur, manager, mentor and private investor for more than 13 years.
The wearable technology and innovation awarded company Nevo was his biggest success story with international top tier retail customers like BestBuy, MediaMarkt, Saturn, Galeria Kaufhof, Hudson's Bay, Orange Telecom, Etihad Airways, Extenso Telecom, Groupe Fnac or Christ. The company raised more then 3,5 Million Dollar in capital and was acquired in 2016. After that he worked as Interims Chief Technology Officer, Division Connected Devices, at Paul Hewitt Group a leading consumer goods brand being sold in more then 50 countries and ranked worldwide among the most valued fashion brands like Ralph Lauren, Prada, Daniel Wellington or Louis Vuitton.
He is Head of Innovation Hub and Corporate Business Development Manager at BTC Business Technology Consulting AG one of the leading IT & Consulting companies in Germany – a 100% subsidiary of EWE AG being one of the top five utility companies in Germany with 8,5 Billion Euro in revenue.
Simon is established keynote speaker on events e.g Bits & Pretzels, BITKOM, WHU IdeaLab, Blockchain Center at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, VDI or Harvard Innovation Lab. Besides he is mentor at Technologie Gründerzentrum Oldenburg (TGO) which is funded by leading corporates and banks, European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Regional European Fund.
Simon Bartmann is founder and Member Board of Directors at CVA Corporate Venture Capital Association (Members e.g. Seven Ventures, Innogy Ventures, BayWa r.e energy venturs, Euronext, Venionaire Capital, Motec Ventures, Earlybird Venture Capital, deloitte,...)
Simon Bartmann is Partner of Frankfurt am Main based PiHub Private Investments GmbH - a marketplace for Private Equity and Private Debt as well as Venture Capital. Private Investment GmbH is regulated under § 32 of the German Banking Act.
He graduated as Industrial Business Management Assistant at Chamber of Industry and Commerce Oldenburg and Kinnasand A/B, Sweden. He studied Economic Law at University of Hagen.
Photo: Modern Alternative Education Charity / Red Carpet 2014 at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai
"Ideas are cheap. Ideas are easy. Ideas are common. Everybody has ideas. Ideas are highly, highly overvalued. Execution is all that matters."
Quote by Casey Neistat
Check my Track-Record of Execution