Philipp has been active in the venture capital / direct investment space for over 10 years. As the managing director of AquilaDirekt AG he has built and is supporting a portfolio of 9 growth-companies with approx. CHF 30 Mio. invested capital. With Nupeak Ventures he is in the process of establishing a Switzerland based venture boutique, building up a second portfolio of promising high-quality startups based in Switzerland and abroad.