Who We Are

Our team of professionals brings together decades of experience from leading investment institutions and technology companies.

Who We Are

Our team of finance professionals and entrepreneurs brings together decades of experience from leading investment institutions.

Moonfare Team

Moonfare has been built by a team of talented professionals from leading investment and technology companies including KKR, Apax Partners, J.P. Morgan, Amazon, Microsoft, AngelList, PitchBook and Rocket Internet.

Dr. Steffen Pauls

Founder & Operating CEO

Alexander Argyros


Magnus Grufman

Head of Investments

Cris Westall

Head of New Business, People & Culture

Douglas Trafelet

Head of Online Sales

Roland Geeraedts

Head of Finance

Jens Beyrich

Head of Legal & Compliance

Dimitrios Magiakos

Head of Business Development

Susann Aulbach

Business Development Manager

Antonia Piersanti

Senior Manager, Corporate Development

Julia Hille

Finance Director

Lilian Mantilla

Operations & Business Intelligence Manager

Florian Linz

Operations Manager

Tony Cotzias

Supply Analyst

Evan Derian

Online Sales Lead

Ulrike Dorn

Executive Assistant to Founder & Talent Coordinator

Ceylan Cullu

Senior Product Manager

Gerardo Bonilla

Senior Product Manager

Leopold von Schultzendorff

Associate Product Manager

Umut Koseali

Head of Engineering

Olena Melashchenko

Tech Lead – Engineering

Daniel Delgado

Full Stack Developer

Anastasia Kotliar

Full Stack Developer

Laurents Mohr

Full Stack Developer

Khizir Putcygov

Full Stack Developer

Enrico Semrau

Head of Quality Assurance

David Thomason-Gray

Software QA Engineer

Piotr Józefów

Full Stack Developer

Tomasz Mularczyk

Frontend Developer

Michał Szydłowski

Frontend Developer

Michał Wiśniewski

Full Stack Developer

Volodymyr Voleniuk

Full Stack Developer

Kamil Behnke

Quality Assurance Specialist

Natalia Mielcarek

Scrum Master

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors provides invaluable expertise from decades of leading global businesses and hands-on investing in private equity.

Dr. Steffen Pauls

Founder & Chairman

Alexander Argyros


Dr. Heinrich von Liechtenstein

Founder, Chair of Moonfare Asia

Hans Haderer

Executive Board Member
Former Senior Partner of BC Partners

Thomas Ebeling

Former CEO of ProSiebenSat.1

Dr. Lorenz Jüngling

Former CPO of N26


We are advised by leading investment professionals and industry veterans who bring decades of experience in operating and investing in global businesses.

Andreas Raffel

Former Executive Vice Chairman, Rothschild & Co

Dr. Steffen Wachenfeld

Founder & former Managing Director of Savedo

Jerome Thoenig

Former Director of Alternative Investment Group of HSBC

Andreas Lange

Founder & Managing Partner of SponsorCircle


We are backed by an outstanding group of leading professionals from the broader PE ecosystem. 60+ CEOs, founders and senior executives from companies like Accel, Goldman Sachs and KKR, support us with their capital and their advice.

Thomas Putter

Former CEO and Chairman
Allianz Capital Partners

Konstantin Urban

Partner & Managing Director
BCG Digital Ventures

Michelle Capiod

Former Partner
Mid Europa Partners

Arend von Riegen

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Edward Law

Former Managing Director

Henrik Kraft

Former Partner

Kaj-Erik Relander

Former Partner

Mirko Meyer-Schönherr

PAI Partners

Guntard Gutmann

Gutmann Family Office

Robert Osterrieth

Co-Founder & Partner
RHO Fund Investors

Georg Wunderlin

Former Executive Board Member

Dr Ralf Schremper

Former CIO

Vagn Soerensen

SSP Group

Christopher Caesar

Head of Media Investment Banking

Wijnand Donkers

Horizon Group of Companies

Jens Spudy

CEO & Managing Partner
Spudy Family Office

Rolf Nuijens

Senior Advisor
Proventus Capital Partners

Amedee Maingard

Lamivoie Capital Partners

Gregers Kronborg

General Partner
Northzone Ventures

Thomas Jetter

Founding Partner
Digital+ Partners

Tobias Huzarski

Founding Partner
Loric Ventures

Manfred Ferber

Managing Partner

Florian Koburger

Montana Group

James Pitt

Lexington Partners

Stefan Schreiter

Former CEO

Thilo von Selchow


Peter Klose


Hans-Dieter Rompel

Former Chairman
Co-Investor AG

Stefan Koburger

Montana Group

Rene Marius Köhler

Founder & CEO
Koehler Group Rolf Köhler

Oliver Haarman

Founding Partner
Searchlight Capital

Dr Manfred Ferber Sr

Managing Partner

Marco Rodzynek


Joachim Grendel

Former CEO

Thomas Ebeling

Former CEO