Raphael von Aulock

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Raphael von Aulock is Analyst of the Innovation Fund.

Raphael is responsible for ecosystem building activities at the Innovation Fund and works with the Managing Director on the investment and grant making deal flow.

Before joining ALF, Raphael was immersed in the European and Asian entrepreneurship scene, consulting to startups and non-profits on strategy, operations, and marketing. He worked at seed startup we view (exit to DemoUp) and the LMU Entrepreneurship Center Accelerator.

Raphael has studied in Munich, Amsterdam and at Tsinghua University, in Beijing. His academic focus is on EU-China tech governance and digital privacy. He holds a BA in Political Science and Law from LMU Munich and a MSc in Political Economy from the University of Amsterdam.

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Raphael von Aulock

Analyst Innovation Fund
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