Carole Ackermann was born in 1970 and grew up in Zurich.
As CEO and Co-founder of Diamondscull AG, she invests early in companies in the technology/ICT field. Carole is also non-executive director of several companies such as Allianz Suisse, BKW, BVZ Holding, the innovation agency be-advanced, co-president of the Female Innovation Forum and a jury member of Venture Kick.
With a PhD in marketing from the University of St. Gallen she is a senior lecturer for business administration/Integration projects.
She has an entrepreneurial spirit with an integrative mind-set and down-to-earth behaviour. She is eager to identify, discuss and promote new ideas and help transferring them into concrete projects and results. She also participates on panels or as speaker at conferences on entrepreneurship, start-ups and women in this field.