Fireside Chat: Championing Purpose-driven Innovation

Industry leaders and purpose-driven founders discuss the need to harness tech innovation and data to fuel ideation, advance emerging technologies and encourage…

Matthias Laug

Co-Founder

TIER Mobility

Matthias Laug is the co-founder and former CTO of TIER Mobility, the world’s leading shared micro-mobility provider. Following TIER’s acquisitions of bike-sharing provider nextbike and micro-mobility operator Spin, integrating the teams and processes was one of the main tasks of the highly experienced tech and logistics professional. Furthermore, Matthias was investing primarily in the areas of edge computing as well as computer vision technology to continuously pioneer new standards in the micro-mobility industry. Prior to TIER, he was co-founder and CTO of the food delivery start-up Lieferando and later CTO of the tech unicorn Takeaway.com, where he supported one of the most successful tech IPOs in Europe in recent years. Matthias has pledged to invest all his proceeds into companies that are founded by underrepresented minorities. He is currently an angel investor in more than 10 companies.