Daniel Keiper-Knorr Speedinvest Partner

Daniel Keiper-Knorr

Founding Partner

From ski instructor and stock broker to startup founder and investor: creating new things and guiding others to excellence runs like a golden thread through his life.

‘New millenium, new enterprise’ thought Daniel, who founded his first company in 2000Shortly thereafter, in 2004, he co-founded 3united, a 3-way merger, which, in early 2006, was acquired by VeriSign for EUR 55m.

“Creating things and partnering with beginners to guide them to excellence runs like a golden thread through my life – in business as in private.”

From 2007 onwards, Daniel continued to flap his wings as a business angel and consultant. He invested in five Austrian and Swiss startups. Ambitious as he is, in 2011, he co-founded Speedinvest. As a Partner, Daniel runs investor relations and the fundraising desk and supports portfolio companies with business development. Thanks to Daniel’s great thirst for action and outstanding communication skills, Speedinvest has established a broad and versatile network across Europe.

Daniel is a passionate skier.