Skype Co-Founder, Silicon Valley VC Coming to Berlin

By David Knight |

Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström will be sharing his entrepreneurial experience with Berliners next week. The Swede, who is now the co-founder and CEO of London-based venture capital firm Atomico, will be speaking at the Technische Universität in Berlin on November 16 from 5.30 pm.

Click on this German-language link for more details of the talk and of the rest of the day – there is no registration required. The event is happening in the auditorium of the main building on the Strasse des 17. Juni in the heart of the German capital.


There will also be a chance for founders to tap into the knowledge of David J Blumberg, founder and managing partner of San Francisco-based early-stage VC firm Blumberg Capital, at a breakfast in Berlin this Sunday. The event takes place at Soho House on Torstrasse from 10.30 am and costs €15. It is being organised by the EBS Alumni Network.

Registration is here, and anyone not from EBS or a partner university should contact