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Tilo Bonow


With PIABO Communications, Europe's leading communications platform for the digital economy based in Berlin, Tilo Bonow is a key driver of success, an ambitious entrepreneur in global markets and a proven expert in the start-up scene. He is also one of the best-known personal brands in his field and was named Germany's PR pope by Stern magazine. He founded PIABO to help tech entrepreneurs maximise their potential through the media, achieve growth targets and become market leaders. His clients include European tech companies and global digital brands such as GitHub, Google, Lieferando, Omio, Sequoia Capital, Shopify and Withings. With his international network, deep expertise in media brand building and active involvement as an investor, he is an ideal partner for founders with innovative ideas that have a positive impact. As an investor, Tilo is active in the Berlin seed & early-stage fund Cavalry Ventures, Holtzbrinck Ventures, 500 Startups, Cocon Capital (Singapore), Infinity Ventures (Japan), Unlock Ventures (Los Angeles/Seattle) as well as in the investment committee of Capital300, where he supports startups in their internationalisation - both with capital and with his deep market knowledge and excellent network.

Before 2024

Speaking at
Conference 2017

Part of Startupnight / its events in: 2023, 2022, 2017