Marketing executive with expertise in corporate communications, public relations, social media, word of mouth, brand development and product management in technology startups.

Frederik had immersed himself in computer science and business at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), then relocated to Berlin, where he gained experience creating viral marketing campaigns with vm-people.

Before joining startup Swipp, Frederik was part of the initial team launching Austrian telecommunications company JAJAH spearheading its marketing and public relations efforts from launch in 2005 to acquisition by Telefónica/O2 in 2009. Subsequently he also worked with JAJAH co-founder Roman Scharf on launching and growing social media engagement entity Talenthouse.

He has found his new home and family in Silicon Valley and enjoys being part of its vibrant startup culture.