Lakestar’s mission is to find, fund and grow disruptive businesses –
enabled by technology – that are founded by exceptional entrepreneurs in Europe and beyond. Founded by Klaus Hommels, the team’s early investments
include Skype, Spotify, Facebook and Airbnb. Since raising its first fund in 2013, Lakestar has managed an aggregated volume of over € 1.5 bn across three earlystage funds, a growth fund and a SPAC.
The team actively advises and supports portfolio companies in marketing,recruitment, technology, product development and regulatory insight,accompanying founders from seed to early stage to growth stage or exit.