About us

Having become one of Europe's largest startup ecosystems, Berlin, with it's unique past and sense of freedom, draws talent from across the globe seeking ways to reinvent the future. Our team, located in both Berlin and London, is made up of serial entrepreneurs, technologists, community organizers, and experienced investors with a mission to support and invest in European tech.

Furthering Samsung NEXT's mission to help bring software and services innovation to Samsung, NEXT also provides idea stage (pre-seed) entrepreneurs and product builders the investment capital and resources to turn their groundbreaking ideas into reality. To learn more about how our local NEXT teams can support your innovative vision, please contact: eu.ir@samsungnext.com.
Our focus areas:

IoT, AR, Robotics, Blockchain, Mobility, IoT, and Mobile SaaS

Our featured portfolio companies:
Beekeeper, Grover, Unbabel

Neue Schönhauser Str. 3-5, 10178 Berlin

Our Berlin team

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Christina Bechhold Russ
Director, Ventures
Jakob Fricke
Director of Platform Business Development
Jenny Hofmann-Otake
Office & Operations Manager Europe
Mario Branciforti
Director, Ventures
Nick Nigam
Principal, Ventures
Ricardo Mendez
Technical Director, International