Christian Renner


Managing Director at Kompass Digital

Christian Renner is Managing Director and Founder of Kompass Digital, a venture capital fund in Berlin.

(At Kompass, Christian is the founder of Kompass Digital and in charge of the operative fund management and deal flow management in particular for deal closings and potential follow-up investments. Moreover, he links startups and their entrepreneurs to relevant strategic partners.)

Christian, himself a (Co)-founder and Venture Capitalist was active in various venture capital arms of blue chip corporations in Germany and the Silicon Valley.

He worked under Deutsche Telekom’s Innovation & Technology Board and has been a member of the founding team of Hub:raum, part of Deutsche Telekom’s EUR 500mn VC fund.

Further he is advisor on several startup programs e.g. RWE and Bayer and Mentor for Google for Entrepreneurs, Grants4Apps, TechFounders and Mass Challenge.

Christian lived in Germany, the USA, Hong Kong and Indonesia and worked within the area of Consultancy and Innovation at BMW, KPMG, T-Systems, Detecon Inc. and Deutsche Telekom.