Mario Schwery | Berlin

Lean Startup Enthusiast, Design Thinking, Startup Ecosystem Builder, Corporate Innovation

Mario is originally from a little village in the Swiss Alps. He was inspired during his studies in Bern by the Startup Spirit and started organizing leadership speeches, Startup Weekend events and entrepreneurial programs for fellow students. He then worked for the Swiss Startup HELVETIQ for a year and a half. In 2015, Mario moved to Berlin and graduated with a double degree Master at the TU Berlin & Universiteit Twente in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship, wrote his thesis about Lean Startup Orientation and studied Design Thinking at HPI dschool.

Mario initiated the STARTCALL ( event during his time as Vice-Chairman of START Berlin, the entrepreneurial student association. He then started working at etventure Startup Hub and Corporate innovation working with Lean Startup Principles and Design Thinking and was moderator at Tech Open Air. He organises the lean startup Berlin meetup and the official Lean Startup Nights in Berlin.

Mario likes organizing events to get people inspired to follow their own dreams – founding their own company. He offers Workshops & Consulting in Design Thinking & Lean Startup and is highly active as Graphic Facilitator, Startup Event Organisator & Moderator.