Google Maps Co-Founder | Tech Angel Investor | Kite Surfing & Coffee Enthusiast
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Lars Rasmussen is an angel investor and early-stage startup advisor based in Athens. Lars holds a PhD in theoretical computer science from UC Berkeley. In 2004, Lars and his brother Jens sold their mapping startup Where 2 Tech to Google. Lars became the lead engineer on the team that created Google Maps from Where 2’s technology. Lars was next a director of engineering at Facebook in Menlo Park and London. He was also, the co-founder and CTO of Weav Music, a music tech startup that released the running music app Weav Run.
Founding Partner of VentureFriends
Founder at Rhea Kalo | Founder at Workhug | Investment Manager
Investor / Advisor / Volunteer
Tech Entrepreneur, Co-founder of Softomotive
Founder & CEO at Pollfish
Board Member at Raycap, Head of Corporate Social Responsibility
Founder & CEO of Hellas House | Founder & CEO, Hellas Group | Co-Founder & Chairman, Profex Inc.
Chairman, VNK Capital
Founder of Chipita SA | Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV)
President and Chief Executive Officer at Danaos
Chairman of the Board of Five Below