Sebastian Borek is an accomplished entrepreneur, advisor and blockchain Investor with a passion for helping entrepreneurs and companies to grow and succeed. As the founding CEO of Founders Foundation, Germany's most successful startup ecosystem initiative, and the Hinterland, the leading tech conference in Europe, he is a sought-after advisor for a select group of highly ambitious entrepreneurs in the areas of strategic business development, fundraising, industry access, and M&A. His strong network and ability to create win-win situations by connecting the right people at the right time make him an a valuable partner for companies around the world. Sebastian is known for his creativity, Inspiring nature, strong inner compass, and commitment to developing people and empowering them to achieve personal and team excellence. He is a best-selling co-author, speaker at tech conferences and podcasts, and frequently featured in the media on topics related to startups ecosystems and blockchain technologies. Sebastian is happily married with 4 children, living in Lisbon. He is a chef and passionate drummer and loves to spend time in nature.