About the Founders

The founders of First Momentum Ventures.

Sebastian Böhmer


Sebastian is responsible for fundraising, legal and fund administration. In addition to his studies in Industrial Engineering and Management at KIT, he served as President of PionierGarage, Germany’s largest student entrepreneurship initiative.


Andreas Fischer


Andreas has been part of the team as a founding partner since the beginning and coordinates partner and investor relations. He has been active in various roles in the ecosystem of student entrepreneurs from the beginning of his studies. Currently, he is working on his master’s degree in Management, Technology and Economics at ETH Zurich.

Alexander Kaiser


Alex is responsible for the support of the teams at First Momentum. He works as a blockchain engineer at Blockinfinty and acts as a host and expert at various hackathons and workshops.


Karl Lorey


Karl is responsible for finding interesting startups, public relations, and the ambassador network at First Momentum. He holds a master’s degree in Computer Science from KIT. During his studies he has published three scientific papers and founded a startup for finding and screening international developers.

Benedikt Stolz


Ben is responsible for finance and investing at First Momentum Ventures. He is currently enrolled as a masters student for physics at KIT and gained valuable experience during his long term engagement within the student entrepreneurship ecosystem.


Our Advisory Board

We're backed by VCs, entrepreneurs and academics.

Uwe Horstmann
Founding Partner, Project A
Mathias Ockenfels
Partner, Speedinvest x
Christian Roth
Managing Director, LEA Partners
Mark Schmitz
General Partner, Lakestar
Christian Siegele
Founder & Managing Partner, Capnamic Ventures
Jörg Sievert
Former Managing Director, Aeris Capital

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