Philipp Semmer

Philipp Semmer

Managing Partner Motu Ventures

Dr Philipp Semmer is an active business angel investor in Berlin’s digital economy. He has invested in startups like Blinkist, Amazine and Kirondo.


Prior to early 2013, he was a partner at the international law firm, Hogan Lovells. He has more than 10 years of experience in private practice in venture capital and M&A.


He holds a PhD from Humboldt University in Law and an MBA from the University of San Diego. Dr Philipp Semmer is a board member of the Friends of the Deutsche Oper Berlin and alumnus of the BMW Young Leaders Forum.