Contributor
Holger Weiss

Founder and CEO at German Autolabs

Holger Weiss manages technology driven companies with a focus on consumer-centric services. He worked with gate5 — a company active in mobile navigation, which was acquired by Nokia in 2006. The company was the foundation of HERE maps, which was taken over by three German car makers in 2015 for almost 3 billion Euros.

In 2008 he was one of the first investors of Aupeo, today’s leading content platform for the automotive industry, and led the company as CEO. At the end of 2015, he stepped down as CEO to focus on entrepreneurial challenges. He is also an active business angel and startup mentor and is involved with companies in Germany, UK, and the US. As a specialist for connected mobility he also acts as board member, conference speaker, and author.