Philipp is an entrepreneurial visionary, deeply rooted in global strategy development, operational excellence implementation as well as hands-on private equity investing.
He studied at The Wharton Business School, London School of Economics, IESE Business School, and Witten/Herdecke University.
With a strong background in private equity, consulting, and blockchain tech, accumulated at Merrill Lynch, Patria Investimentos/The Blackstone Group, A.T. Kearney, UBS, and Blockchain Applications AG, Philipp has designed, developed, and optimized the front- and backend of global business operations, all within industries pursuing latest technological innovations.
Born in one of the largest favelas in Sao Paulo/ Brazil, Philipp has seen, that uncertified but talented & skilled workers are having difficulties to access attractive corporate vacancies.
But due to the rise of the global gig- and passion economy, traditional employment models vanish and Philipp has committed himself to the enablement of passionate micro-entrepreneurs and side-hustlers — the largest global workforce of the near future (McK, 2016).
"Uber and Airbnb are marketplaces that figured out how to utilize an ideal asset. Airbnb turns the spare bedroom into extra cash, Uber turns your car into extra income.
However, the most valuable asset in the world that is underutilized isn't cars or beds: its people"
(Erik Torenberg, Venture Capitalist)
Tharita`s entrepreneurial life started when she began working at 13 years of age. She intensively studied different economic disciplines in order to develop expertise in various business and financial specialties during her initial years as an independent businesswoman.
Born in Brazil, Tharita works as a digital nomad, wherever she finds access to the internet.
Tharita founded heymate for enabling micro-entrepreneurship globally. As a digital venture entrepreneur, Tharita has launched several marketplaces in Brazil and focuses now on venture building with a social impact.
"We harness the power of micro-entrepreneurship to end poverty"
(Professor Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate)
Thomas is a seasoned venture builder and senior tech executive.
As a Ph.D. in engineering, obtained at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Thomas studied at the Harvard Business School and the University of Zurich.
Thomas sits on the board of several successful Swiss tech ventures, as well as on the board of SICTIC, the leading Swiss ICT investment club.
Next to this, Tomas is a partner at the venture firm Impact51 and served many technology firms as a senior TMT consultant at McKinsey & Company.
"Software is eating the world"
(Andreessen Horowitz, VC Fund)
The Outlier Ventures accelerator Base Camp has been incubating early-stage companies in the convergence ecosystem since 2013, working with founders, enterprises, academia, and industry to accelerate the adoption of decentralized technology.
Outlier Ventures partners with leading Web 3 protocols and a growing team of technology providers to fast track your roadmap and product execution.
The accelerator Base Camp is hosted and managed by Outlier Ventures, the leading early-stage and growth investor in DLT ventures.
‘Blockchain Investor of the Year’ - City AM 2020
‘Blockchain Investor of the Year’ - TechCrunch Europas 2019
The Swiss venture heymate AG is part of the 2020 sommer cohort (10 projects out of > 270 applications) of the Outlier Ventures accelerator Base Camp.
"We hunt for and build the web-3 winners"
(Outlier Ventures Base Camp)
Based in the Swiss Crypto Valley, together with brilliant minds, innovators, entrepreneurs, and change-makers from all over the globe, as a legal, dealmaking, growth, and business consultant and senior executive from the end 2016, Dianne has been co-building the New Economy and Grand Solutions for grand global challenges in mainly fintech, digital health (data), and in ESG with emerging technologies such as DLT & AI.
Amongst others, Dianne has been serving large blockchain protocol projects such as Cardano, disruptive fintech organizations, new tech law firms, and one of the first fully-licensed crypto banks, in the piloting, implementation, and growth of frontier technologies projects and disruptive business models that change the ways in which we live, work, and function in our rapidly changing world.
Dianne serves on the Board of various disruptive DLT fintech organizations (e.g. saga.org, dcarpe.org) and is a core team member at the Blockchain4Humanity foundation where she co-drives the #coalitions4GOOD movement.
Furthermore, Dianne is also co-chairing Silicon Valley Blockchain Society Switzerland`s (SVBS) deal salons and is a member of the Investing Working Group of the Crypto Valley Association.
"DLT venture heymate will enable millions of micro-entrepreneurs - a true Blockchain4Humanity use case"
Toni is a seasoned wealth manager and crypto banker.
Toni served as Senior Vice President demanding customers at Rahn & Bodmer Co, ABN Amro Bank, and the Swiss Volksbank.
Today, Toni serves as a senior executive of Hypothekarbank Lenzburg AG, the leading Swiss API bank. In this capacity, Toni supports local and international blockchain ventures in finding the right technology backend and commercial banking- and e-wallet relationships.
His expertise lies in API-banking, business building, and fintech ventures: as a trusted and thought-after networker, Toni connects "the dots" within the Swiss Crypto Valley!
Toni is very active in the Swiss fin-tech eco-system, where he contributes with his expertise to the think tank “Disruption Disciples”, the Swiss Blockchain Academy, and the DLT venture AtromG8.
"I enjoy supporting ambitious founders and web-3 builders - let's make an impact from the Crypto Valley in the rest of the word"
(Toni F. Jacober)
Ronald Beigl from the Crypto Valley Liechtenstein, is a successful serial entrepreneur, with more than eight years of on-the-ground Brazilian venture-building experiences on his belt.
Prior to launching several very successful ventures, Ronald let for seven years demanding strategy- and operations consulting projects as a top-management consultant at Bain & Company.
Having studied at IESE Business School in Spain, FGV Fundação Getúlio Vargas in Brazil, and at the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland, Ronald is also a partner at Instant Digital Ventures, through which he supports promising ventures within his domain expertise.
"Being part of heymate allows me to combine my Crypto Valley heritage with my passionate Brazilian venture building experience"
Crypto Valley Switzerland is of the World's leading distributed ledger and blockchain ecosystems.
Crypto Valley is a Swiss nationwide ecosystem with active connections to international centers of blockchain innovation in London, Singapore, Silicon Valley, and New York.
Thanks to its business-friendly regulatory framework, deep talent pool, and sophisticated infrastructure, Crypto Valley which is representing Switzerland’s ecosystem, is quickly becoming a global partner and player, in which emerging cryptographic, blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies and businesses can thrive in a safe, supportive, and vibrant environment.
It has already attracted dozens of leading cryptographic companies and organizations, including Ethereum, Monetas, Bitcoin Suisse, Xapo, ShapeShift, ConsenSys, heymate, and Tezos.
The Crypto Valley Association has been set up to foster the growth of this ecosystem. The Crypto Valley Association drives innovation through collaboration and partnerships with entrepreneurs, startups, investors, corporates, educational institutions, service providers, and government bodies.
"Be part of one of the world-leading blockchain ecosystems.
We welcome individuals, small and large companies from all over the world who are interested in the long term global economic and transformational benefits coming from blockchain and cryptographic technology innovation."
(Crypto Valley Association)