21 February 2017 angelika.rapala

Frauke Mispagel

Plug and Play, Demo Day Accelerator, Batch 6, Veranstaltung Berlin

MANAGING DIRECTOR OF AXEL SPRINGER PLUG AND PLAY

Frauke Mispagel is Managing Director of Axel Springer Plug and Play and invests in digital start-ups in a pre-seed stage. After graduating from WHU and spending 4 years in Investment Banking in London, she started her own start-up in Berlin. Although she had to give up the business, she stayed in the start-up scene and first managed the international roleout of Zalando into 8 new countries before she moved to the investors’ side – first as Head of Digital M&A for Bauer Media Group and lately as Managing Director of Axel Springer Plug and Play. Frauke’s expertise is the financing of start-ups