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Iskender Dirik
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MD/CEO Microsoft ScaleUp &
Microsoft for Startups

Venture Partner

Master of Science in Data and Information Management
Diploma in Business Administration

Startup Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist & Executive

Tech, Data & Product Background

AI & Design Enthusiast

Keynote Speaker - Focus Topics: AI, Impactful Presentations, Digital Transformation, Corporate Venture Capital & Startup Initiatives

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Initiatives

Publications

Startups

Some startups I invested in and/or worked with in my roles at Microsoft, EQT Ventures, Bauer Venture Partners, getanet and as Business Angel:

Wandelbots

LeanIX

Starmind

Scortex

Silexica

ultimate.ai

Nextail

Giant Swarm

Crate.io

Userlane

SwordHealth

1plusX

Opinary

omni:us

Nyris

BigchainDB

ProcessGold

seerene

adverity

Stratio Automotive

Labster

Statista

Contentfleet

Contorion

Navabi

Yummly

Lifesum

Startup Focus

You’re the perfect startup for me to invest in and/or work with if you have all of the following ingredients:

(Deep) Tech & AI core

B2B/B2Professionals

Top-notch founder team with a strong engineering DNA

Early Stage: Pre-Seed, Seed or Series A

Segments I love: Productivity, Marketing & Sales, Creativity

High potential for outstanding storytelling, content marketing, branding & design (I'm happy to help)

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