Dr. Andreas Berger

Managing Director of Wintershall Dea Technology Ventures GmbH

Before joining Wintershall Dea as CEO of Wintershall Dea Technology Ventures GmbH, Andreas ramped-up a Silicon Valley Innovation & Investment Center for innogy SE with a 50m$ annual budget and spearheaded seven venture investments in US-Startup’s as well as an investment in the Westly Group and eight partnership-agreements with Silicon Valley companies. Besides that he initiated the Free Electron Global Accelerator Program http://www.freetheelectron.com, which recently attracted 515 Start-Ups from 65 countries in the World. These activities were part of the digital transformation and digitalization of RWE AG/innogy SE and led to the successful IPO of innogy SE. Besides all this he is also an Angel-Investor.