Andrea Buhofer became Partner
Zurich, January 2022 – Andrea Buhofer joined EquityPitcher Ventures in mid-2019 as Business Development Manager. She now completes the Partner team with Hermann Koch and Sascha Horrig, who founded the company in 2016. In addition to the general business development of EquityPitcher Ventures, her focus includes activities in Investor Relations as well as Investments and Portfolio Management of various portfolio companies such as vestr, OnlineDoctor or Futurae.
Andrea Buhofer (1994) worked in various trading companiesbefore joining EquityPitcher. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the ZHAW School of Management and Law in Winterthur and completed her Master of Science in Entrepreneurship at the renowned UCL in London last year. During her time working for DKSH in Asia, she discovered her enthusiasm for the startup ecosystem.
Commenting on her start as a Partner at EquityPitcher, Andrea says:
Founding partner Hermann Koch is delighted with the Partnership:
Sascha Horrig adds:
EquityPitcher Ventures will focus on the closing of the second fund with a targeted volume of CHF 50M this year and will continue to identify promising young companies from the DACH region and support them in their sustainable growth.
About EquityPitcher Ventures
EquityPitcher is an early-growth Venture Capital firm that supports promising startups from the DACH region. Through close cooperation with renowned industry experts, investors and exit partners, we pave the way for entrepreneurs to attain the three decisive success factors: capital, know-how and network.