Manfred is a member of the founding team of BitStone Capital, a venture capital firm and company builder investing together with its partners from the Real Estate and Construction industry in innovative digital business models.
Early on in his career he experienced the visionary way of thinking of leading global Venture Capitalists and their success criteria as an Investment Professional at a fund of funds of Deutsche Bank. Immediately thereafter, he was able to apply this experience while developing a private equity investment company focussed on Africa. Subsequently, Manfred was instrumental not only in placing this company on the German stock market, but ultimately also selling it to an international strategic investor. His next step took him to a Company Builder, identifying and developing technological business models together with leading real estate companies and banks before launching BitStone Capital.