Philipp Hofsommer

Trend Seminar, Strategic Partnerships
Research field: Entrepreneurial Finance, Performance Drivers of Venture Capital (VC)

Philipp Hofsommer studied Management (M.Sc.) at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich (LMU) and EMLYON Business School after his preceding dual bachelor studies with Major in Business Administration with major in Banking & Finance in cooperation with Deutsche Bank.

During his studies Philipp gained relevant work experiences in Private and Corporate Banking at Deutsche Bank AG and in Project Management at Robert Bosch South East Asia. Prior to joining the CDTM, he worked for a B2B SaaS start-up developing a Sales & CRM platform for automotive retail in Singapore where he was responsible for Finance, Legal & HR.

Philipp joined the CDTM management team in January 2019. In his research, he focuses the performance drivers of Venture Capital investors (e.g. human capital and social networks of investment teams, investment strategies, diversity in VC).