principal, Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners, Germany
Michael Rager is Principal at DTCP, a global investment group with $1.7bn of assets under management and advisory. Joining right at the start in early 2016, he oversees the European operations of the $350m B2B SaaS Growth Fund with investments like Signavio, Pipedrive and LeanIX. He joined DTCP from Bauer Venture Partners, a $100m early stage VC. Previously, he was responsible for the operational execution of the group wide strategic planning process at the Otto Group. He started his career as Head of Product Development and Internationalization at emetriq, where he helped growing the company from inception to over 100 employees.