The Swiss ICT Investor Club (SICTIC) president Dr. Thomas Dübendorfer and board member Nina Portier Reinhart invite the members of the SICTIC Investor Community for a lunch to network with other business angels and to discuss what it takes to be a lead investor.
This event is by invitation only.
Dr. Thomas Dübendorfer holds a Ph.D. and master in computer science with honors with distinction from ETH Zurich. He worked as software engineer in Silicon Valley and seven years as Tech Lead on security and privacy projects at Google in Zürich, receiving three Google OC awards. As president he shaped the Information Security Society Switzerland ISSS for five years during which the number of members more than doubled to over a thousand. He is a lecturer at ETH Zürich and has co-founded several Internet technology based product centric startups in Switzerland, among them Spontacts (exit to Scout24 Group), Contovista (big data for finance) and Frontify (collaborative web design).
Nina Portier Reinhart is Managing Director at Reinhart Capital, an early stage investment company. As a Senior Advisor at UBS for nine years, she accelerated UHNW and institutional clients’ acquisition in various European and Emerging Markets. Nina also worked on the first spinoff of the UBS Innovation Lab. During her Silicon Valley years, she was Director of Partnerships for a marketplace created by i2 Technologies and Frogdesign. For five years at Nestlé SA, Nina turned around operating companies in Latin America, Africa and Europe. She earned an MBA from Babson College and a MSc in Anthropology from Université de Montréal. As a passionate advocate of developing entrepreneurial spirit early in life, she became the European Representative of CampBizSmart, a leading teenpreneurship education organization. Her favourite fintech trends are the blockchain, payment systems and gamification of financial services.