Ralph is part of the investment team at Porsche Ventures. He is an expert on Corporate Innovation Initiatives via startups, with working experience on both sides. Before joining Porsche Ventures, Ralph was a Senior Investment Manager at e.g. leAD Sorts and hub:raum, Deutsche Telekom. There he was responsible for identifying, selecting and investing in the best startups. He has many years of marketing and sales experience in and for international corporations, worked e.g. at startup in Berlin and a San Francisco based management consultancy focusing on innovation scouting and management. He holds a graduate degree in strategic communication & planning, is a business coach and University tutor as well as active mentor.