Blockchain venture capital firm CV VC, based in Zug, announces the addition of Yvonne Bettkober and Philipp Rösler to its board. The new board members will support the company's mission to accelerate global transformation through the use of blockchain technology.
CV VC is a private venture capital company that provides seed funding and an acceleration program for technology firms worldwide. The VC's expertise extends to supporting the blockchain industry and providing advisory services to companies and governments. After its launch in the Crypto Valley, the venture capital provider expanded to South Africa, among other locations, as reported by CVJ.CH in July 2021.
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Expansion of CV VC board with Yvonne Bettkober and Philipp Rösler
Yvonne Bettkober has been the Head of Organizational Development and Corporate Transformation at the Volkswagen Group since April 2023. Born and raised on African soil, Yvonne feels a strong connection to the continent and believes that African startups will change the world. She believes that the African technology ecosystem is closer to the needs of the people and lays the foundation for future success.
"I am excited to join the board of CV VC, which plays an important role internationally and particularly in Africa by promoting technology as a driver for positive change. The digital age is a historic opportunity for governments, institutions, and companies of all sizes around the world to improve how they work, create and exchange value, and care for their stakeholders and communities." - Yvonne Bettkober, Head of Organizational Development and Corporate Transformation at Volkswagen Group
Philipp Rösler began his career as a medical doctor and transitioned to politics in 2003, eventually becoming Vice Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany. He later joined the World Economic Forum's board. He holds management advisory and supervisory board mandates in Swiss and international companies.
"My previous involvement with CV VC as an advisor underscores my commitment to the growth and success of blockchain startups. As a new board member, I aim to support CV VC's continued approach of connecting the startup and corporate worlds, creating an ecosystem where blockchain founders can thrive." - Philipp Rösler, CEO and Founder of Consessor AG