Mr. Lars Hinrichs is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Cinco Capital. He was also the Founder of HackFwd. He applied his learnings to his third major effort, XING, a highly successful business networking platform. As Founder and CEO, he oversaw its 2006 IPO, making XING the world's first Web 2.0 company to go public. He also became active in investing in and helping secure funding for a wide range of tech startups, proving his instinct for great talent and game-changing ideas. When he's not working on his fourth (and most exciting) start-up yet, he can be found advising on the Global Leaders of World Economic Forum, the Young Global Leaders, and helping Germany with their digital strategy as part of the UNICEF council. He is also a Supervisory Board Member at Deutsche Telekom. He also serves as Advisor at Target Global. He is also the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of xbAV. He also serves as an Advisor at DTCP.