Mathias Schilling is co-founder and Managing Partner of Mathias currently oversees portfolio investments including The RealReal, Acorns, Nativo, Verse, and GoPuff, among others, and is responsible for past investments including Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN), Angie’s List (NASDAQ:ANGI), Sonos, Yume Networks (NYSE:YUME), AppFolio (NASDAQ:AAPF), BlueKai (acq. Oracle), Makers Studios (acq. Disney), Eucalyptus, Xango, and others. Mathias started his career at Bertelsmann, Europe’s largest media company, working on a number of M&A and joint venture transactions including AOL Studios, Amazon, Barnes & and CompuServe. In 1999, he joined the founding team to create the venture capital firm BV Capital (today known as and became its Managing Partner in 2004. He was instrumental in launching the funds in Brazil and Asia.

Mathias holds a Master in Finance from St. Gallen University, one of Europe’s leading business schools. He is a Director of the Dignity Fund and a member of Atlantic Bridge e.V.