Nikolaus Röttger appointed new Editor-in-Chief of Gruenderszene

Nikolaus Roettger

Gruenderszene, the German-speaking online magazine for the digital industry (and VentureVillage's sister publication) has announced the appointment of Nikolaus Röttger as its new Editor-in-Chief. The former founder and Managing Editor of Business Punk will begin his new position on 1 August.

Nikolaus Roettger

As well as developing Business Punk, the 37-year-old has also worked on Financial Times Germany,, and Yahoo. He is also the founder of the online magazine 

Röttger takes over the role from Joel Kaczmarek, who will stay on as Publisher. "Gruenderszene has become a major player in the online coverage of the startup industry. We will continue to expand and provide our readers with the best content. I am looking forward to the new challenge and new colleagues," says Röttger.

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