Company: DataFlow Group
Title: Director Data
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Fields of operation: Digital, Technology
René Seifert is a serial entrepreneur and Director Data for DataFlow Group, Hong Kong. The company operates in the document verification space protecting communties from fraudulent applicants in an increasingly global workforce. Before, René was the co-founder of Venturate AG, a crowdfunding platform allowing regular people to invest side-by-side with experienced business angels. The company was in 2015 successfully sold to FinLab AG, a publicly listed company in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). Besides, he's the CEO of Level 360, an investment & incubation firm in Bangalore (India) where René has been living in the past 10 years. In addition, he has been involved in founding several internet, tech and media companies, among the Holtzbrinck eLab. René, half German and half Croatian, began his career hosting radio shows and running an advertisement agency parallel to his studies. He was head of marketing and presenter at the radio station Bayern 3. During the "new economy" he headed the entertainment department at Lycos Europe. René is a member of the Entrepreneurs' Organization, holds a Master's Degree in Economics from the University of Augsburg. In his free time he enjoys flying, reading and travelling.