Philip Specht Speedinvest Senior Associate

Philip Specht

Principal

Philip began his career as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group, where he worked in various industries and set up a social venture of BCG. He later helped with the successful market launch and scaling of a VC funded start-up as CCO of the company.

Before joining Speedinvest, Philip wrote a book about “The 50 Most Important Topics of Digitization.” The book aims to help people who are less familiar with the digital space to better understand some of the most fascinating aspects and most pressing challenges of our time.

“Being founder-friendly, providing the best support for your startup, and seeing your idea become a big economic castle protected by unbreachable ‘moats’ is our ambition at Speedinvest x.”

At Speedinvest, Philip works from the Munich office, but also regularly spends time in the UK, Spain and France. He takes care of multiple portfolio companies, most notably supporting Tier Mobility from day one – one of the fastest-growing European startups in 2019. As a member of the Speedinvest Network Effects investment team, Philip has an especially keen interest in startups focusing on green and clean technologies.