Ulf Leonhard, Germany
Ulf Leonhard is creator and founder of Leonhard Ventures supporting entrepreneurs from any sectors and stages detecting suitable investors.
He absolved a MBA programme Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, 1986 he joined A.T. Kearney Management Consultants.
In 1991 he wasCEO of a south german equity investment company. In 1993 Continua Equity Consultants (www.continua.de) moving 1996 to Berlin: matching events of entrepreneurs and investors with regional, national und international scopes Since 1997 he organized appr. 100 matching events with different sector scopes in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Spain hosting appr. 9,500 participants from more than 35 nations.
In 2009 he initiated a platform presenting private equity investors to german, swiss and Austrian SME (www.nomeba.de
); in autumn 2009 he invented the first ever funding platform only for water technolog “WaterVent” (www.watervent.com
) which was organized in Berlin (oct2010), Zurich (april2011) Leeuwarden(NL) on October 18th , Zurich and Philadelphia.
In 2012 we created a new resource and sustainability funding forum www.worldresourceventures.com