11 episodes

The Most Awesome Founder Podcast is a show about entrepreneurs, innovators, advisors, and educators, and the stories that make them who they are today. We are brought to you by the WHU–Otto Beisheim School of Management Entrepreneurship Center in beautiful Vallendar, Germany.

The Most Awesome Founder Podcast Gerrit McGowan

    • Entrepreneurship
    • 5.0, 29 Ratings

The Most Awesome Founder Podcast is a show about entrepreneurs, innovators, advisors, and educators, and the stories that make them who they are today. We are brought to you by the WHU–Otto Beisheim School of Management Entrepreneurship Center in beautiful Vallendar, Germany.

    Ep. 11 - Rocket Fuelled Growth with Tobi Tschötsch

    Ep. 11 - Rocket Fuelled Growth with Tobi Tschötsch

    In this episode we introduce Tobi Tschötsch - Founder & Managing Director of Contorion - an B2B online marketplace for industrial and trade supplies. We’re talking about Tobi’s fascinating startup journey from WHU to Rocket Internet/CityDeal/Groupon to founder of a company acquired for over 100 million Euros.

    • 57 min
    Ep. 10 - Medical Cannabis in Germany with Thiago Cäsar

    Ep. 10 - Medical Cannabis in Germany with Thiago Cäsar

    In this episode, we introduce Thiago Cäsar, Head of Business Development of Cansativa, the leading importer and wholesaler of medical cannabis in Germany. 

    Thiago is responsible for ensuring supply from all over the world in this extremely regulated industry. So if you're interested in insights into the emerging and extremely competitive cannabis industry you should definitely listen to this episode.

    • 37 min
    Ep. 9 - Seed-Stage Investing with Stephan Schubert

    Ep. 9 - Seed-Stage Investing with Stephan Schubert

    In this episode, we introduce Stephan Schubert, WHU alum and founder of Onvista and IS.Teledata, to name a few. He is currently founder and Managing Partner of STS Ventures, an investment firm he established to manage his business angel activities. 

    • 32 min
    Ep. 8 - Merging Content and Technology with Verena Hubertz

    Ep. 8 - Merging Content and Technology with Verena Hubertz

    In this episode, we introduce Verena Hubertz, WHU alum and cofounder of Kitchen Stories. Kitchen Stories provides delicious, step-by-step photo and video recipes through their beautiful and user-friendly web and mobile applications.  In 2018, Bosch Siemens Home (BSH) acquired a majority stake in Kitchen Stories, propelling them to even further growth.

    • 39 min
    Ep. 7 - Acceleration and Angel Investing with Jag Singh

    Ep. 7 - Acceleration and Angel Investing with Jag Singh

    Jag Singh is Managing Director of Techstars Berlin and one of Europe’s most active angel investors. He is the former MD of the METRO Retail Accelerator, founder of numerous companies, mathematician, political strategist, ad-man, and a true global citizen who is fluent in six languages. He’s also likely the smartest guy in the room.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Ep. 6 - Building Tech as a Non-Technical Founder with Philipp von Hammerstein

    Ep. 6 - Building Tech as a Non-Technical Founder with Philipp von Hammerstein

    Philipp von Hammerstein is an entrepreneur, educator, software developer, and WHU alum who has spent the past decade either founding or growing technology ventures. He holds both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from WHU and full-stack developer certification from Le Wagon Coding Bootcamp. 

    • 1 hr 5 min

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29 Ratings

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Inspiring entrepreneurs

Love hearing from these exceptional entrepreneurs from and around the WHU ecosystem. So many impressive innovators and inspiring alumni!

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Highly Informative!

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