Spicehaus Ventures AG is a privately operating angel investor.
For our institutional investment activities and services under the name of Spicehaus Partners AG, please visit www.spicehaus.com.
The “Investor” Guy
Dr. Teddy Amberg
Teddy is a partner at Spicehaus Ventures. He has over 12 years of experience in private equity and venture capital.
He spent eight years in the private equity industry at Partners Group, where he worked as a financial analyst, as a key account manager for institutional investors and as a senior manager in the global marketing and sales department. For two years, he built up the leading Swiss P2P lending platform CreditGate24 as partner and Chief Business Development Officer.
He is a lecturer for private equity and fintech and author of the SECA book about private equity management incentives.
He holds an M.A. in Banking and Finance from the University of St. Gallen (HSG) and a PhD in Sociology from the University of Zurich.
The “Venture” Guy
S. Manoj Harasgama
Manoj is a partner at Spicehaus Ventures. He has over 13 years of experience in ventures and venture capital across Europe.
As a serial entrepreneur he has built startups from Berlin, Amsterdam and Zurich with multiple funding rounds and exits to his name. His companies were backed by Axel Springer, Ringier Digital Ventures, EQT Ventures, Earlybird, Project A Ventures, founders of Booking.com, Piton Capital, 500Startups etc.
His companies are featured in Wired Magazine, TechCrunch, FAZ, etc. He is a mentor at KickStart Accelerator 2017 and Principal Advisor to the Board at NetComm Suisse.
He holds an M.A. in Accounting and Finance from the University of St.Gallen (HSG) and a CEMS M.Sc. in International Management obtained at the Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) and HSG.
The Spice Team consists of best in class professionals covering the full bandwidth of skills needed to build a succesful high growth venture. Top level executives from the fastest growing ventures across Amsterdam, Berlin, London and Zurich support the Spicehaus portfolio companies at every step of their journey. The Spice Team’s capabilities cover the functions HR, Recruiting, Tech, Product, Online Marketing, Sales, Business Development, Operations, Finance, Fundraising and more to support the portfolio companies where needed with the right ingredients throughout their lifecycles.
We are proud investors and operational supporters of the following rockstar companies:
Wein & Gourmet Digital
Exit, Mobiliar, 2018
Exit, Baloise, 2017
Service Partner ONE
Exit, Series A, 2016
Exit, Wahanda Group, 2015
Exit, Axel Springer, 2008