Patrick Prokesch


Patrick joined i5invest in 2012, specialising in corporate development and M&A activities. A creative thinker and problem solver, he focuses on topics such as SaaS, mobile and online multinationals as well as equity funding for later staged ventures, internationalisation and business extension. He divides his time between Vienna and San Francisco for building strategic partnerships and handling investor relations.

Before joining i5invest, Patrick refined his skills at Bain & Company and Arthur D. Little based in and across the German-speaking region. During his studies, Patrick lived and worked in 7 countries within 5 years including experiences at law firms, a bank and the Austrian Embassy in London.

He’s a mentor and coach at the Vienna University of Business and Economics and various startup accelerator programs in Vienna and Berlin.

Patrick holds a double degree Bachelor of Laws and Business Administration and a Master of Science from the Vienna University of Business and Economics in conjunction with the Copenhagen Business School. Besides that you find him racing down slopes in the Austrian Alps.