Christian is in charge of the German Accelerator in NYC and is a managing partner at Napali Partners, a boutique consulting and advisory firm. Christian was previously SVP, Head of Marketing at Indiegogo, the world’s global crowdfunding platform. Before that, Christian was General Manager and SVP Corporate Development for Alloy Digital (now Defy Media). He also served as General Manager for Takkle (acquired by Alloy Digital), and held senior management roles at Cellfish Media, and Bookspan (Bertelsmann/ Time Warner). Christian is on the board of Above Average (Broadway Video’s Youtube studio) and Pruftechnik AG and is an active investor in early stage startups. Christian is a frequent speaker at industry events, avid traveler and fluent in English, German and Spanish.