Niko Woischnik dedicates his time to helping develop the Berlin technology and startup ecosystem and connecting it with the world.
Niko's interest in servicing the tech ecosystem and empowering entrepreneurship started as a side project while working in Venture Capital, when he founded TechBerlin, the city's first english language blog about tech and startups.
Niko later founded Ahoy! Berlin, which was recently acquired by Knotel as well as the leading technology festival Tech Open Air (TOA) and Openers, a communications agency for technology companies.
Niko previously worked at Amazon as a Business Development Manager EMEA and in the heydays of couponing founded Reduti.de, which was acquired by Daily Deal, Germany’s largest couponing company (later sold to Google).
Niko also serves as a Mentor at Techstars and the Zeitbild Foundation which develops educational projects to support immigrants. He is the biggest foodie you will ever meet.