Diego Albornoz

About Diego Albornoz

Diego is a Community manager & Research Intern. He comes to TechQuartier with a Law background and he is currently completing his Master in Management at EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht.

Seed the Future: Early Stage Investment in Europe

2018-11-27T10:57:54+00:00 November 27th, 2018|

The study "Seed the Future: A Deep Dive into European Early-Stage Tech Startup Activity", is a joint effort between Stripe, TechStars and TechEu and aims to deliver an overview of the early stage investment in Europe during the first quarter (Q1) 2015 until the second quarter (Q2) of 2018. This deep dive into the European early stage tech-startup activity shows

Co-founding: How founders pick their other half

2018-10-16T11:48:26+00:00 October 16th, 2018|

Getting your business idea on track and building a startup can be a lonely process. While the control and steering wheel lies in your hands you will eventually confront yourself with the necessity to pursue your venture with a business partner - and additionally – to create a team with distinct but complementing capabilities and

Dissolving borders: Merging disciplines & the future of innovation through diversity

2018-09-24T16:04:04+00:00 September 11th, 2018|

How do you create innovative and groundbreaking ideas, but most importantly how do you implement them and make them happen? In a constantly changing world is the conjunction of ideas from different backgrounds, industries and cultures what drives innovation. At least this is what Frans Johansson the author of The Medici Effect praises and explain on

Founder Insights with Stefan Maas from Pitch Club

2018-08-23T13:41:06+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|

As part of our “Founder Insights” series where we get to know local startups and initiatives shaping the Frankfurt ecosystem, we recently sat down with Pitch Club Founder Stefan Maas. In this interview, Stefan shares with TechObserver his personal entrepreneurial journey, his perspectives on investors backed ventures and why you should implement your minimum viable

Founder Insights with Markus Braun from Jos Quantum

2018-08-23T10:19:06+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|

Recent developments in science have elevated quantum information from a physicists’ theory to a source of benefit for mankind, particularly business enterprises. This new technology has the potential to add value to businesses by solving various difficult problems in entirely new ways. In our series of Founders Insights, TechObserver - Frankfurt Rhein Main´s startup community

European Fintech Investment: Blockchain, Regtech & Trends

2018-08-09T12:27:28+00:00 August 9th, 2018|

On their biannual global analysis of investment in Fintech, KPMG highlights key activities and trends within the fintech market globally and in key regions around the world. In Europe (€26B across 198 deals), the year 2018 started with a bang for the fintech market with overall investment across venture capital (VC), private equity (PE) and

European Tech Scaleups: Numbers are Growing But We Need to Multiply Our Efforts

2018-08-23T11:59:17+00:00 July 17th, 2018|

Established by the European Commission at the World Economic Forum, Startup Europe Partnership (SEP) is the first pan-European open innovation platform dedicated to transforming European startups into scaleups (> USD $1M funding raised (since foundation) and at least one funding event since 2010). By linking them with global corporations and stock exchanges, SEP is a