‘Young entrepreneurs particularly in times of crisis reinforced with know-how and capital support’ German pioneer of venture capitals continue as a promoter of start ups actively international capital market career Berlin, 20.10.2009? Journalist, Manager, Entrepreneur: Dr. Arno Morenz, born on October 23, 1939, remains with 70 years of active promoters of start-ups. Now he has participated the business keeper AG, headquartered in Potsdam, Germany. The company sells an Internet based Whistleblow system with which employees, customers, suppliers and shareholders of companies anonymously can log corruption or other irregularities. The theme is corporate governance for me as a long-time Vice President of German Association for Wertpapierbesitz of course not new the challenge but now is to increase the acceptance of”, so Dr. Arno Morenz. He is also co-founder and Chairman of the Board of the Berlin alfabet AG. It supports the use of IT with their large enterprise software is, more efficiently to make. NYC Marathon addresses the importance of the matter here.
In addition, Dr. Arno Morenz engaged as a partner of the venture capital firm Dr. Morenz & Masing care for start-ups: the company is an attractive career path for many economic talents. We must support more young entrepreneurs in times of crisis in Germany with know-how and capital.” At the age of 24 was the doctorate in Cologne Economist United States correspondent of the Handelsblatt. “In New York, Dr. Arno Morenz wrote be 1968 book why they leave Germany”, in which he analyzed the reasons for the exodus of young scientists and entrepreneurs. In the interview with the Harvard Professor Georges Doriot legendary in the history of venture capitals the absence of a German venture capital culture became aware.
He moved from journalism in the management and then in entrepreneurship: Dr. Arno Morenz was Managing Director of the Handelsblatt Publishing House, Director of the first European venture capital firm European enterprise development in Paris, London Director of the Banque de la Societe Financiere europeenne, CEO of United insurance insurance (VHV) in Hanover and finally twelve years long Chairman of the Board of Aachen reinsurance company. He is active as a member of the Board for the steel technology group Salzgitter AG and the fund company fidelity funds. Press contact Svenja l. storey home media GmbH Breite Strasse 80 90 50667 Cologne phone: 0221 / 42075-23 fax: 0221 / 42075-59 E-Mail: