Pierre’s extensive private equity background and experience in working with company management teams brings great value to the TempoCap portfolio. Pierre sector strengths are in financial services, fintech and insurtech, as well as data analytics and AI.
Before joining TempoCap, Pierre served as the European General Partner of ABS ventures, a secondary buy-out of Deutsche Bank’s venture business (80 companies) and managed 3 vintages to a successful exit. Prior to this Pierre spent 17 years at Deutsche Bank London and Frankfurt notably as the Global Head of Risk Management and Managing Director of the Venture Business. Pierre Suhrcke has been on the board of over 20 successful companies in the US and Europe. Among them RiskMetrics, the global leader in Financial Risk Analytics, Trema the leading risk and treasury management company and Adeptra the global market leader in credit card fraud.
Pierre is one of the leading Fintech experts in Europe, and he has been investing in successful Fintech firms since the early 2000. Pierre is an active member of the Venture Capital and start-up ecosystem across Europe. In his spare time, he works with founders as a mentor and advisor helping the teams as they scale and build sustainable companies. He is currently a Professor for venture capital at Kozminski University, Warsaw.