Rouven is both founding and managing partner of Cavalry Ventures. There he contributes his expertise in strategic decision making, i.e. investment strategies, portfolio management, raising support for the growth of portfolio companies. Prior to Cavalry, Rouven invested privately in more than 35 startups worldwide, which have created over $ 1.5 billion in shareholder value. Rouven started his career at KPMG as a consultant in the Financial Risk Management practice and holds a M.Sc. in Business Administration from EBS Business School, Oestrich-Winkel and a Master of Finance from EAE Business School, Barcelona.