Thursday, 7 July, 2011

Walter Stresemann to speak at prestigious Hasso Plattner Ventures Annual Forum.

Vistra Geneva Managing Director Walter Stresemann will be one of the keynote speakers at the prestigious Hasso Plattner Ventures 7th Annual Forum which takes place in Potsdam, Germany on 14 September this year.

The forum brings together some of life's leading achievers from a range of backgrounds from sporting through to business to try to shed light on what it is that drives ambition. This year's conference theme will ask the question, "What is it that makes an investment meaningful?" Professor Hasso Plattner is a well know figure in Germany, being one of the most successful entrepreneurs the country has produced and probably best known as a co-founder of the software giant SAP AG. In 2005, he set up Hasso Plattner Ventures with the objective of supporting young entrepreneurs and helping them to transform their ideas into marketable products.

Other speakers at the event will include René Schuster, CEO, Telefónica Germany, Dr. Thomas Rüschen, Managing Director, DWS Investments, part of Deutsche Bank and Daren Hanson, Director ISV and Developer Relations, IBM.

For more information please contact Walter Stresemann on +41 22 319 18 9