COO at GlibHippo
Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation & Energy Berlin Mentor
Arican Wegter is a serial entrepreneur and angel investor specialized in digital media, ecommerce and mobile technology start-ups. Dutch born, US-educated and based in Switzerland today, Ari has more than a decade of executive experience in venture propelled companies. He has held leadership positions at LOVEFiLM, Bet, Syntonetic and GlibHippo and Mogul Associates. Ari is a cum laude graduate of Georgetown University. As co-founder and Managing Director of LOVEFiLM, Ari lead the company from launch in 2003 to a €50M euros turnover business and established the company’s Danish, Swedish and German offices. LOVEFiLM was acquired by Amazon in 2011. He is passionate about building great companies and disruptive business models. Today, Ari is co-founder at Qbuy, a mobile payment and mcommerce platform. He’s is also a regular speaker, mentor and panelist at media & venture-related conferences.