Venture Partner, Europe
A Venture Partner with Wellington Partners since 2001, Eberhard advises on investments in software and services companies. In addition, he is an entrepreneur and angel investor; as part of these activities he has been a cofounder of former Wellington portfolio company net mobile AG where he served on the board and led the company as CEO up to the IPO in 2005. Currently the portfolio companies, Gameduell, Truphone and Experteer, in particular, are benefiting from his experience.
Before joining Wellington Partners, Eberhard was based in London as president global network services and vice president Europe for global undersea fiber optic carrier FLAG Telecom Limited. Responsible for building European business and developing global network service activities, he was also involved in FLAG Telecom's successful US $ 1.4 billion high-yield IPO placement in early 2000. Prior to this, Eberhard has been working with vodafone / o.tel.o communications / Vebacom, where he held various positions in general management. Before that, he was a senior manager at McKinsey & Company, responsible for client projects in telecommunications and information technology.