Partner & Managing Director
Berlin - Digital Ventures
Stefan Gross-Selbeck joined BCG Digital Ventures, The Boston Consulting Group’s corporate venture investment and incubation firm, in 2014. He manages the firm’s operations across Europe and directs the global innovation and investment center in Berlin.
As one of Germany’s most accomplished internet executives, Stefan has been successfully building, launching and running digital businesses and platforms for more than 15 years. His client work focuses on transforming traditional industries through the experience he gained as an executive of highly innovative digital companies. He has particularly deep expertise in the consumer, mobility, and financial services sectors.
Stefan is actively involved in the startup community as an angel investor and advisor. Outside of BCG Digital Ventures, he regularly speaks on business model innovation and market disruption at industry events. He has also been a visiting professor of entrepreneurship at the Alexander von Humboldt-Institute for Internet and Society.
Prior to joining Digital Ventures, Stefan was the CEO of XING, Europe’s leading social network for professionals. He previously held leadership roles at eBay, including vice president and managing director of eBay Germany. He was also a managing director at ProSieben Digital Media and a project leader for BCG in Germany.