22. March 2023, 13:00 until 15:00

#E4s – Corporate Venture Capital Opportunities for Spin-Offs


with Maximilian Schausberger (Managing Director at Elevator Ventures)

This workshop will focus on Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) and how to deal with CVCs as a founder. Register now in order to:

- understand the different types of startup financing and their advantages and disadvantages

- find out what is needed for a spin-off or start-up to receive Corporate Venture Capital funding

- learn about methods of start-up valuation

- discover the do’s and don’ts in a corporate-startup partnership

About the speaker

Maximilian Schausberger is a Managing Director at Elevator Ventures, the Venture Capital entity of Raiffeisen Bank International. Elevator Ventures is investing from a €50 million commitment and already built a portfolio of 14 growth companies. Maximilian Schausberger has successfully launched and grown corporate startup and innovation programs, enabled long-lasting strategic partnerships in Telecom and Banking, built high-performing teams and returned Venture Capital profits through successful exits in various companies. Maximilian holds board positions in high-growth companies and supports their business development on strategic level. Alongside his investment activities, Maximilian was listed as Forbes DACH 30 under 30 and is external lecturer at universities.

Check Maximilian Schausberger on LinkedIn!

About the Entrepreneurship 4 Scientists

The Entrepreneurship for Scientists Series organized by the TU Wien Innovation Incubation Center (i²c) is targeting scientists who would like to enrich or develop a personal entrepreneurial skillset & business competencies, know more about opportunities how to navigate innovations from „the lab“ to society or who would simply like to engage in entrepreneurial thinking. These workshops are free of charge to scientists from all faculties and institutes of TU Wien. Registration required.



During the event, photographic and video material will be taken. Please inform the i²c team at the venue in case you do not agree with appearing in this material. The photographic and video material taken at the event will be used by i²c in printed and electronic media for promotional purposes.

Event invitation with event details in English

TU Wien Innovation Incubation Center (i²c)

Event invitation with event details in English

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Event location

1040 Vienna
Gußhausstraße 27-29



TU Wien Innovation Incubation Center (i²c)
Magdalena Stejskal


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