Christoph SchuhPartner at Lakestar
Christoph combines experiences from his corporate career with an entrepreneurial background as co-founder and management board of a listed company. He has a very operational skill set on how to scale companies with a deep go-to-market understanding.
Christoph is active in deal-sourcing of mainly growth-stage related companies and focuses on investments in the logistics, travel and mobility sector as well as sales technology companies. He also advises Lakestar portfolio firms on go-to-market, marketing and monetisation-related matters.
Prior to Lakestar, Christoph was a Co-Founder and more than 10 years on the management board of Tomorrow Focus, a digital spin-off from the media conglomerate Burda. Christoph floated the company on the German Stock Exchange and developed it through acquisitions into a profitable internet portfolio group with more than 1,000 employees.
He started his professional career at Bertelsmann and also worked as senior advisor for the investment firms BC Partners, GCA Altium and the travel tech company Amadeus.
Christoph received a diploma with distinction in Business Administration and Economics from the University of Cologne.