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With a passion for sports and a knack for business, Christoph Sonnen looks back at over twenty years of founding, managing and structuring businesses.



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Christoph Sonnen is a businessman and venture capital expert with a passion for great business ideas, startups and early stage investment. In the last twenty years, he has founded, managed and sold several businesses, structured funds, investments and accelerator projects.

Christoph started his career as a manager for Red Bull in the early 90s. In 2002, he cofounded and managed the SAGE Entertainment Group, running nightclubs, restaurants, a catering company, a record label and a bartender school in Berlin to then go on to found Sonnencreative in 2005. A SAGE spin-off for distributing and marketing lifestyle products and beverage brands, Sonnencreative was the exclusive German distribution partner and marketing agency for brands including Anheuser-Busch, Budweiser, Vöslauer Water, Tiger Beer, 42below Vodka, Quattro Windsurfing and Kaenon Sunglasses.

In 2010, he set up Zeitgeist Ventures, a members club developing ventures, as well as structuring and selling funds. Zeitgeist Ventures is a partner in the Adi Dassler Legacy project and Christoph is Managing Director at leAD.




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