Florian Wilken

Angestellt, Geschäftsführer, BSH Digital Ventures GmbH

Berlin, Deutschland



Professional experience for Florian Wilken

  • Current , since Mar 2018


    BSH Digital Ventures GmbH

    Driving digital transformation and digital product creation at the BSH Group, one of the world's leading companies in home appliances.

  • Current , since Aug 2014


    Axel Springer Plug and Play Accelerator

    Supporting the Accelerator as an instrument of corporate digital transformation by actively mentoring entrepreneurs in building innovative businesses from scratch.

  • Current , since Sep 2012


    Founders Kite Club GmbH

    We are entrepreneurs, innovators and athletes connected through our true passion for kiteboarding. The Founders Kite Club organizes networking & kiteboarding events that are co-hosted by professional kiteboarders. It's about business on the beach in an informal atmosphere.

  • Current , since Sep 2006

    Founder, Geschäftsführer

    Wilken Ventures GmbH

    Supporting founders in building great companies through advice, network and investments.

  • 2 years and 3 months, Mar 2016 - May 2018


    innogy Innovation Hub

    Supporting the innovation hub as an instrument of corporate digital transformation by actively mentoring venture developers in building innovative businesses from scratch.

  • 6 years and 7 months, Jan 2010 - Jul 2016

    Co-Founder, Advisor


    fabeau is a young online magazin for profashionals covering all important business news and developments of the German und European fashion industry. fabeau was acquired in July 2016 by FASHION NETWORK, France.

  • 8 years and 10 months, Nov 2004 - Aug 2013

    Co-Founder, Geschäftsführer

    mokono GmbH

    Founded in 2004, mokono was one of Europe´s largest blog community networks. Main markets included Germany (, France ( and the UK ( mokono was acquired in August 2011 by Populis and is now Populis GmbH.

  • 3 years and 9 months, Sep 2000 - May 2004

    Co-Founder, Co-Captain

    NIAM Expeditions

    The project is a global sail focused on marine conservation support and outreach. NIAM Expeditions hosted the first global marine conservation project that transmitted live field data to the web via its onboard single sideband and satellite modems that linked to the custom built website.

  • 5 years and 4 months, May 1997 - Aug 2002

    Co-Founder, Geschäftsführer


    Founded in 1997, the dating service Omandu ( was the first of the big internet dating services in Germany to introduce membership fees. Steadily profitable, the company was acquired in 2002.

Educational background for Florian Wilken

  • 5 months, Aug 2000 - Dec 2000

    Business Administration

    Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brasilien

  • 6 years and 1 month, Oct 1995 - Oct 2001


    Technische Universität Berlin, Deutschland

  • 6 months, Feb 1995 - Jul 1995


    Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • Spanish


  • Portuguese


  • French



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