Matthias is Next47’s Director leading the team to create new businesses. This team selectively sources and builds ideas that have the potential to be significant future businesses. Key approaches are the Next47 Accelerator and actively leveraging the external ecosystem. Matthias is an inventor (30+ patents), founder and entrepreneur in the med-tech space. He graduated with a MPhil from University of Cambridge and holds a PhD from University of Luebeck, faculty of medicine. Outside of work, you can usually find Matthias doing watersports in summer and skiing in winter.