Frank Thelen

CEO | Freigeist Capital, 10xDNA Capital Partners

Frank Thelen

About the speaker

Frank Thelen is a European serial founder, technology investor and TV personality. He gained nationwide fame as a jury member of the TV show "Die Höhle der Löwen". 

Frank Thelen (*1975) became a company founder at an early age, even dropping out of his computer science studies at the Bonn/Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences to do so. Since 1994, he has been founding and managing technology and design-driven companies. In his role as founder and CEO of Freigeist Capital, he focuses on early-stage investments. His products have reached over 100Million customers in over 60countries. Frank was the first investor in startups such as Lilium Aviation, Wunderlist, Xentral, Ankerkraut and YFood.