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Christophe Maire

Founder & CEO at Atlantic Labs


Christophe F. Maire is the Founding Partner and CEO of Atlantic Labs, a Berlin-based seed investor dedicated to identifying and investing in innovative digital startup companies. 

In the last 20+ years, Christophe has built an international track record both as a founder; including gate5 (sold first to Nokia and later developed into HERE and sold to the German automotive industry) and Plazes.com (also sold to Nokia); and as a farsighted investor named best “European Seed Investor” by Techcrunch two years running.

Exited investments include Brands4Friends (eBay), Readmill (Dropbox); StudiVZ, Fyber andPlista. Recent investments led by Atlantic Labs include Medigo, Clue, Jodel, and Campanda, amongst others. Christophe remains actively involved in all his investments, including as aboard member of Soundcloud, EyeEm, and Monoqi, and an active promoter of the Berlin startup ecosystem.