Patrick joined Vsquared Ventures with the inception of the fund in early 2020. His background is in finance, and his passion is programming & mathematics, focusing on machine learning and data & analytics. In these respective fields, he gathered working experience at KPMG and Deutsche Bank. Patrick started his career in his own family business, where he also got in touch with his first venture and developed a genuine interest in the startup ecosystem. Later he worked in different tech startups in the UK and Italy. One of his hobbies is mentoring early-stage startups in various fields and focusing on go-to-market and pricing strategies. Patrick is a volunteer firefighter, rescue diver, and universally responsible for safety-critical issues – all skills that are much needed in the Vsquared offices! He loves mountains and the sea and is passionate about skiing, diving and nice, cold Aperol Spritz in the English Garden.