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weXelerate is a startup & innovation hub with a unique and thriving ecosystem of open innovation on nearly 9000 sqm that aims to connect startups and established corporates. Each year the weXelerate Accelerator supports 100 of the most promising European startups with a focus on energy and infrastructure, industry 4.0, media, insurance and banking, as well as cross-industry technologies such as internet of things, artificial intelligence, bots, mobility, blockchain and cyber security.

Meet our weX-team and have a look behind the scenes:  A colourful bunch of different individuals who make up a great team AND made this project as awesome as it is!

 

Claudia Witzemann

Managing Director

    #entrepreneur
    #innovative
    #smart

    Dominik Greiner

    Managing Director

      Gabrielle Costigan

      Managing Director

        #thebrain
        #mrstartup
        #ministerofinneraffairs

        Stephan Jung

        Managing Director

          #jackofalltrades
          #yogi
          #scarfsarecoollookatitalians

          Clemens Pegritz

          Investor Relations

            #questionmark
            #creativehead
            #lordofthehouse

            Oliver Werbach

            Administration, Facility & Human Resources

              #canItouchyourdog
              #coffeeaddict
              #onemilliondollarsmile

              Carin Kletzer

              Administration, Facility & Human Resources

                #corporateinnovation
                #teamspirit
                #coffeelover

                Isabel Oostvogel

                Innovation Manager

                  #perfectionist
                  #earlybird
                  #weXteamcorporates

                  Nikolas Wageneder

                  Innovation Manager

                    #fresh
                    #creative
                    #alltimefunny

                    Sweta Sharma

                    Marketing & Communications

                    #outofthebox
                    #independent
                    #ontheroad

                    Ines Ben Brahim

                    Key Account Manager

                      #inmypyjamas
                      #crazycatlady
                      #hangry

                      Mona Hübl

                      Program Manager Accelerator

                        Sebastian Höfinger

                        Program Manager Accelerator

                          Viktor Penzinger

                          Program Management

                            #jukebox
                            #adoptdontshop
                            #stuckinthemiddle

                            Lin Reimann

                            Event Manager

                              #nerd
                              #tvshowjunkie
                              #problemsolver

                              Michael Beck

                              Software Developer & IT Specialist

                              #mrknowitall
                              #outlooktetris
                              #PPPP

                              Thomas Beck

                              Office Management

                                #happy
                                #happier
                                #thehappiest

                                Thomas Friedschröder

                                Chief Happiness Officer

                                  #stayfly
                                  #mralrounder
                                  #buckethat

                                  Valentin Brauneis

                                  Superintendent Caretaker

                                    #itsbig
                                    #itshuge
                                    #itsmassive

                                    Martin Parkos

                                    Business Development

                                      #startuplife
                                      #girlystuff
                                      #funnygirl

                                      Emma Beck

                                      Startup Scout

                                        #tedx
                                        #innovation
                                        #creative

                                        Marko Haschej

                                        Xperience Curator

                                          #fast
                                          #curious
                                          #ready

                                          Thomas Reiter

                                          Public Relations

                                            #carinsbaby
                                            #alwayshungry
                                            #napqueen

                                            Leeloo ❤

                                            Chief Fur Officer

                                              Advisory Board

                                              Thomas Kralinger

                                              CEO, Medienhaus Kurier

                                                Martin Zehnder

                                                COO Palfinger AG
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                                                  Philip Newald

                                                  Chairman of the Board The Austrian Sports Betting Company
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                                                    Alexander Wrabetz

                                                    Director General ORF
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                                                      Georg Pölzl

                                                      CEO Post AG
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                                                        Wolfgang Leitner

                                                        President & CEO of Andritz Group
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                                                          Andreas Brandstetter

                                                          CEO UNIQA Insurance Group AG
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                                                            Dietmar Hoscher

                                                            Member of the Board Casinos Austria

                                                              Andreas Bierwirth

                                                              CEO T-Mobile Austria

                                                                Gudrun Meierschitz

                                                                Member of the Board Acredia

                                                                  Angelika Sommer-Hemetsberger

                                                                  Member of the Board OeKB
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                                                                    Andreas has more than 15 years of experience in the information security field. He focuses on holistic cyber security enhancements for his clients and partners. He is a long-term experienced subject matter expert in the financial industry, and delivers exceptional client service.

                                                                    Andreas Tomek

                                                                    Partner at KPMG Austria

                                                                    Gerald Fleischmann

                                                                    CEO Volksbank Wien AG

                                                                      Martin Gaiger

                                                                      CEO Kurier Digital

                                                                        Michael Strebl

                                                                        CEO, Wien Energie GmbH
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                                                                          Patricia Kasandziev

                                                                          Division Manager Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederösterreich-Wien AG
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                                                                            Andreas Fleischmann

                                                                            Member of the Board Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederösterreich-Wien AG
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                                                                              Susanne Riess

                                                                              Managing Director Bausparkasse Wüstenrot AG

                                                                                Wanted to be a popstar.

                                                                                Eveline Steinberger-Kern

                                                                                Advisory Board

                                                                                  Wanted to be a lego builder.

                                                                                  Markus Wagner

                                                                                  Advisory Board

                                                                                    Awi Lifshitz

                                                                                    Advisory Board
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