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Claude Ritter on his journey as a founder and his criteria for early-stage investments

Claude Ritter: “At Lieferheld, it was just a crazy couple of years in the beginning. I literally did not go home for like 10 days in a row. I just went to H&M and bought some new t-shirts and boxers and was just changing clothes like that. We were just working all the time. And I believe it was fairly similar at Lieferando. Both teams had sort of an insane level of wanting-to-win and competitiveness. And, obviously the competition between the two teams further fostered and accelerated the success.”

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Sebastian Diemer on FinTech, Bitcoin and taking risks as an entrepreneur

Sebastian Diemer: “You just have to be crazily fast. Most people are not radical enough. If you really think about it – does it absolutely need to be done right now or can it be done later? You should really not sacrifice any speed for quality or sustainability. […] Be very, very fast in the beginning and build a prototype. And then step out and really think about what you are going to do with your learnings and how you’re going to set this up for the long-term.”

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