Johannes Ferner


Johannes pursued a career as a Senior IT Consulting before joining Speedinvest as a DeepTech Associate and Junior Investment Manager for multiple portfolio companies. In his previous role he was developing, planning and architecting enterprise applications for top-tier companies in the DACH region. Having been a lead-developer, frontend-architect and SCRUM Master, he has extensive practical knowledge in building and scaling software systems as well as the corresponding UI/UX necessary. Besides hands-on experience he holds an MSc in Information Systems Management from UAS Technikum Vienna as well as an MBA.

On this journey, Johannes came in contact with agile development – namely SCRUM and KANBAN. This agility and the corresponding spirit is what brought to life his passion about startups and eventually him in the ad(venture capital) world.

Besides working with extensive tech startups ranging from AI /ML, Blockchain, (Industrial-) IoT, Mobile, B2B SaaS Applications, he loves being in the mountains or joining random sports activities such as kayaking on the old Danube.