Hannah Sturm

Lecturer & Head of Campaign Management, CONDA

Hannah is Head of Campaign Management at the leading crowdinvesting platform CONDA, founded in 2013. She joined CONDA in its early days, since then she advises promising startups and SMEs from various sectors on how to present their innovative ideas and how to raise capital through the crowd. As a lecture at IMC University of Applied Science, she is teaching business formation and financing. Her focus lies on design thinking, business model canvas and the lean startup methodology. She studied business administration, majoring in socio-economics (bachelor’s degree) and management (master’s degree) at the University of Texas and Illinois, as well as at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. During her work for AustrianStartups, a non-profit think tank that promotes innovative entrepreneurship in Austria, her passion for the creative and innovative startup scene arose and she started supporting and shaping the Austrian startup ecosystem. Since then, Hannah is facilitating and moderating various startup events.

CONDA is Austria’s leading crowdinvesting platform, provider of Crowdfunding-as-a-Service platform solutions and innovator in the field of Security Token Offerings Since its foundation in 2013, the company has successfully financed 106 projects with more than 25 million euros. CONDA has more than 30,000 international investors in its community and gives them the opportunity to invest across countries in companies in Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Slovenia, Slovakia and Poland.