Meet the Team


Building great ventures requires more than just capital.

Founder Team


Stefan Haubner

Stefan Haubner

Smart Data

Stefan Haubner

Stefan Haubner

Stefan studied at the Theresian Military Academy and is a former air force officer.

After working for the Ministry of Defence he started consulting the Austrian government on security matters, especially on the cybersecurity strategy and the management of the migration crisis. Besides he was active as business angel with several investments before joining APEX as Managing Partner.

Christoph Kanneberger

Christoph Kanneberger

Future of Work & FinTech

Christoph Kanneberger

Christoph Kanneberger

Christoph was born in 1976 in Vienna, Austria. He studied Business Adminstration at the WU Vienna.

Right thereafter he started working for UBS Investment Bank in London. After three years he moved on to work for JP Morgan in Frankfurt for eight years. After more than a decade in Investment Banking he decided to try something new and headed a large HR Service Provider operating in seven countries.

Before he co-founded APEX Ventures Christoph acted as a Business Angel and invested in more than half a dozen startups. He considers the collaboration with young founders as truly inspiring and is happy to support them in the fields of: financial analysis, valuation, financing, business strategy development and providing access to his international network (banks, clients, talent, etc.).

Christoph is married and has one son.

Andreas Riegler

Andreas Riegler

Digital Media

Andreas Riegler

Andreas Riegler

Andreas has a degree in mechanical engineering and business administration from the Technical University in Graz, Austria and Harvard University, MA.

In various executive roles within the Sony corporation he helped establish a leading global media service company and was heading international teams in Los Angeles, London, Berlin, Brussels and Salzburg. Within his 20 years in the media services business he supported music labels, Hollywood Studios and Video Game Publishers in their transition to digital workflows.

Prior to joining APEX Andreas helped establish various technology and media start-up globally and supported VR/AR initiatives between the US and Europe. Andreas is married and has two kids.

Advisory Board


Dr. Rudolf Kinsky

Dr. Rudolf Kinsky

Member of the Advisory Board

Dr. Rudolf Kinsky

Dr. Rudolf Kinsky

Stephan Beismann

Stephan Beismann

Member of the Advisory Board

Stephan Beismann

Stephan Beismann

Stephan was born in 1977 in Karlsruhe, Germany. He holds a university degree in International Management and is a member of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association.

Stephan is COO and authorized representative of QC Partners GmbH in Frankfurt am Main. Prior he was Head of Business Development of Kepler Capital Markets, a Frankfurt based Asset Manager, where he held responsibility for strategic developments as well as various product-related PR and marketing activities.

Stephan is married and has one daughter.

TBA

TBA

Member of the Advisory Board

TBA

TBA

Extended Team


Harald Bareit, CFA

Harald Bareit, CFA

CEO QC-PARTNERS

Harald Bareit, CFA

Harald Bareit, CFA

Dr. Fritz Schweiger

Dr. Fritz Schweiger

CEO Q-ADVISERS GROUP

Dr. Fritz Schweiger

Dr. Fritz Schweiger

Prof. Dr. Serge Ragotzky

Prof. Dr. Serge Ragotzky

CEO PERICAP

Prof. Dr. Serge Ragotzky

Prof. Dr. Serge Ragotzky

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