Following aviation expert Dagmar Grossmann and hotelier Bernd Hinteregger, PULS 4 expands its “2 minutes 2 million” investor team with two great Austrian business angels.
The most diverse and financially strongest investor group of all time has been completed: Following aviation specialist Dagmar Grossmann and hotelier Bernd Hinteregger, PULS 4 expands its “2 minutes 2 million” investor team with two great Austrian business angels. Media entrepreneur Stefan Piëch and economic giant Alexander Schütz will take their place in the investor seat in the new season of the PULS 4 start-up show on Tuesday, January 5, 2021.
SOS Children’s Village media entrepreneur and supervisory board Stefan Piëch: Entrepreneurship has a long history in its family. The grand-grandson of Ferdinand Porsche, the masterful designer of the VW Beetle, is an entrepreneur and is passionate about the media industry and business models. The media company “Your Family Entertainment”, which operates the famous family channel RIC and the payment channel “Fix und Foxi” aimed at making children’s television child-friendly and creative again. Stefan Piëch trusts youth, sustainability and is enthusiastic about technology. Therefore, he is also a judge at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology training camps. “2 Minuten 2 Million” will also award three of these coveted places at the US university. Because its motto is: “I decided to make the good the popular and the popular. Therefore, as an investor in ‘2 Minuten 2 Million, I want to support people and young entrepreneurs who have sustainable visions and want to make a difference.”
Alexander Schütz He is the founder and CEO of the Vienna-based C-Quadrat Investment Group, one of Europe’s largest and most successful asset managers. His company operates in more than 20 countries in Europe and Asia. Alexander Schütz is also a member of the supervisory board of Deutsche Bank and chairman of the cyber security company Cyan Ag. As a father of two, the education and support of disadvantaged children and animal welfare are particularly important for the Upper Austrian native. The investment professional knows what qualities successful businessmen should have and wants to stick to these values: “Originality is particularly important to me. I wonder which brave entrepreneurs will present their ideas in ‘2 Minuten 2 Mio. I look forward to supporting them not only with an investment but also with my expertise.”
More expertise than ever
Together with Mediashop managing director Katharina Schneider, Bautycoon Hans Peter Haselsteiner, Austria’s successful winemaker Leo Hillinger, sustainability expert Martin Rohla and Runtastic founder Florian Gschwandtner, four new business angels not only strengthen the investment power of the successful PULS 4 format. # 2min2mio offers more expertise than ever to young entrepreneurs and founders from a variety of industries. That’s not all: Daniel Zech is also investing in season 8 with SevenVentures with strong media power, Markus Kuntke is there for BILLA and BIPA and rewards the acclaimed “starter tickets”.
“2 minutes 2 million – PULS 4 launch show” on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 20:15 PULS 4. You can find more information here.