Bettina Engert, FlixMobility joins Acton Capital in Munich
Munich, March 19, 2019 – Shifting perspectives, from startup to venture capital: As of March 2019, Bettina Engert from mobility provider FlixMobility (“FlixBus”, “FlixTrain”) joins the team of growth-stage VC investor Acton Capital as Director Communications in Munich.
Prior to Acton, Bettina Engert was one of the first executives and employee No.1 in the FlixBus startup team. Responsible for corporate communications since 2012, she was guiding the market launch of the brands “FlixBus” and “FlixTrain” as well as the company’s reputation management and international M&A deals in Germany, Europe and the US.
“Bettina is a proven communications expert with the unique experience to shape a company’s reputation and brand from early-stage to corporate player”
“Our portfolio companies will benefit from her expertise in building market leading brands,” says Acton’s founding partner, Dr. Jan-Gisbert Schultze. “Bettina will sharpen Acton’s profile and reputation as a strong and reliable partner for founders and investors worldwide.”
As one of the major players in Europe’s venture capital landscape, Acton Capital focuses on tech-enabled business models and startups in Europe and North America. Since two decades and across five fund generations, the Acton team supports digital pioneers across industries on their way to market leadership, including Etsy, HolidayCheck, Cluno, mytheresa.com and Audibene.