Max is an associate on the technology team at Atlas Venture with vertical focus on consumer media/internet and enterprise software. He is an observer on the boards of Seatwave, Zoopla, Koodos and VirtualLogix. An established entrepreneur before joining Atlas, Max was co-founder and COO of, a German weblogging community, and founder of IncrediblInc, a software development firm. Max also seed invested in, acquired by CBS for $280M in 2007. Max studied Business Administration and Economics at the WHU Graduate School of Management, the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad and EM Lyon, holds a Diplom-Kaufmann and Diplome de l’ESC and earned a Dr. rer. pol. from WHU.