Mr. Ulrich Schmidt is a Co-Founder & serves as Chief Executive Officer & Board Member at prettysocial. He serves as Chairman at Scala Ventures. He serves as Chief Executive Officer at Viva Media Services. He was the Chairman of Adquota. He served as Board Member at Atosho. He served as Chief Executive Officer at ad pepper media. In 1998 he was the Founder and CEO of ad pepper media, which he built up over 14 years from Zero to a 75 Mio USD Dollar company with 300 employees, operating in 14 markets. He managed the successful IPO of the company in 2000, where the company was listed at a 220 Mio USD valuation on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. Throughout this period he was executing more than 25 strategic M&A acquisitions and trade sales.