Benjamin Rohé Managing Director, German Tech Entrepreneurship Center (GTEC)
Since the age of 15, Benjamin has been working in the tech, renewable energy, and digital industry founding several companies and became an active early-stage investor in 2007. He advised DAX companies in the field of innovation and entrepreneurship. Benjamin is a lecturer and speaker at several European universities and conferences, including the Economic Forum and Zeppelin University – where he also helped to create an investment fund for university startups. Benjamin started the GTEC initiative in 2014.
ESMT Berlin was founded by 25 leading global companies and institutions. The international business school offers a full-time MBA, an executive MBA, a master’s in management, as well as open enrollment and customized executive education programs. ESMT focuses on three main topics: leadership, innovation, and analytics. ESMT faculty publishes in top academic journals. Additionally, the business school provides an interdisciplinary platform for discourse between politics, business, and academia. The business school is based in Berlin, Germany, with Schloss Gracht as an additional location near Cologne. ESMT is a private business school with the right to grant PhDs and is accredited by the German state, AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS, and FIBAA.