- Current position
- Vice President Operations, HitFox Group
As Vice President Operations, Andreas is part of the HitFox Group Leadership Team. Together with the CEO and the Executive Chairman he is driving relevant strategic and operational initiatives. Hitfox Group is an entrepreneurial investment firm that develops platforms of synergetic companies focusing on emerging digital markets: Heartbeat Labs builds healthtech companies. FinLeap specializes in financial technologies. A third platform grows advertising technology and big data businesses.
Previously, during his sabbatical leave, Andreas was advising startups, company builders, and executives on strategic, operational, fund raising, and financial matters.
Between 2015 and 2018, Andreas spent over three years as Vice President of Global Venture Development with Rocket Internet SE, working with the CEO Oliver Samwer and the Group Managing Director Alexander Kudlich. During this time, he served as interim Global Co-Founder of Foodora (now part of Delivery Hero), during which time he founded and ran operations in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland, and helped expand the business from less than ten employees serving one city to more than 250 employees operating in twelve countries. Subsequently, he joined the Executive Team of Helpling (a Rocket Internet venture) and supported the two co-founders during a major consolidation and restructuring phase. In late 2015, Andreas founded Everdine, an award-winning subscription service for premium ready-meals with offices in Berlin and London, for which he raised 5.5 EURm in seed financing.
Before joining the startup world, Andreas worked with McKinsey & Co. as Junior Engagement Manager, serving clients in automotive, logistics, finance, and other sectors in Europe, as well as in Nigeria and China. Previously, he was part of JP Morgan’s Investment Banking Division, working with the Diversified Industrials & Transportation team in London as an Analyst.
Andreas holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, having graduated with distinction. He also holds an MSc in Financial Economics from the University of Oxford where he rowed for Oriel College. He graduated with First Class Honours from the London School of Economics in the BSc Management where he also played basketball on the Men’s First Team.
Andreas is enthusiastic about fitness and food. He is a keen beach volleyball player, skier, and passionate about classic and sports cars.
Vice President Operations
Co-Founder | Managing Director | Vice President, Global Venture Development
Sep 2015 – Apr 2018
Founder & CEO
Sep 2015 – Apr 2018
Executive Advisor | Co-MD International Markets (interim) | MD Sweden (interim)
Jun 2015 – Sep 2015
Mar 2015 – Jun 2015
Junior Engagement Manager
McKinsey & Company
Jan 2009 – Feb 2015
Investment Banking Analyst
Aug 2007 – Sep 2008
Harvard Business School
Master in Business Administration
2012 – 2014
University of Oxford (Saїd Business School), Oriel College
Master of Science in Financial Economics
2009 – 2010
London School of Economics
Bachelor of Science in Management
2004 – 2007