Matthias joined Summit Partners in 2015 and focuses primarily on the technology sector in Europe. He is a German national and speaks German and English. Prior to Summit, Matthias was a Managing Director with H.I.G. Capital Europe, where he focused on investments in the technology and business services sectors. He currently serves on the board of FNZ Ltd and was previously on the boards of Duales System Deutschland, Fibercore Ltd, AR Metalizing, International Schools of Europe, The Engine Group and VNU Media. Matthias began his career with Apax Partners and General Atlantic Partners. Matthias holds a D.B.A from Karl Franzens University and an M.B.A. from Mannheim University.
Role: Investor - Venture Capital (VC)
Summit Partners was founded in 1984 with a commitment to find and partner with exceptional entrepreneurs to help them accelerate their growth and achieve dramatic results. Since then, Summit has become the investment partner of choice for many of the best growth companies in the world. We have raised more than $16 billion in capital from a global institutional investor base. We’ve grown to a team of more than 85 investment professionals, led by 24 Managing Directors whose tenures average more than 14 years with Summit. We have the capital and team to support your growth initiatives.
Organisation Type: Investor - Venture Capital (VC)
Markets: Software; Financial Services Software
Product/Technology: ICT; Life Sciences; Energy; Clean Technology; Environment; Digital health
Geography: United Kingdom; Europe; America