Rouven joined the Munich office of Siemens Venture Capital (SVC) in 2014. His areas of focus include investments in the Siemens related industries of drive technology, building technologies & automation, lightning and mobility both on the consumer and product side.
Prior to joining SVC, Rouven worked for over 6 years for one of Europes leading energy utilities, E.ON SE. During that time he held several positions, including Project Manager Mergers & Acquisition with focus on the Renewable market and Head of E.ON Positioning for Energy Management. Rouven also spend two years working directly for the Chief Technology Officer of E.ON. In his last role, he was responsible for helping E.ON set up their Corporate Venture Capital Business.
Rouven also has experience working with start-up companies. In early 2014 he worked 6 month for the American LED lighting company Lunera Lighting as a close adviser to the Board of Directors and expansion strategist.
In 2010, Rouven obtained an MBA with honors from the European School of Management & Technology in Berlin and he also holds a Bachelor Degree in International Business from Loughborough University.