Please provide examples of any previous entrepreneurial initiatives you have pioneered.
Robert, Sascha and Jan worked together in a consultancy for more than three years before founding Breeze. Robert has been working in an international NGO as Digital Portfolio Manager, leading a team of up to eight, and and organized the ITMC Conference 2013 in Hamburg heading six people in the marketing department. Haris has been working in the executive board of the Düsseldorf university branch of the "Bundesverband Deutscher Volks- und Betriebswirte".
Other than that, this is the team's first entrepreneurial experience.
Beyond your existing team, who else are you working with to achieve your objectives, eg partners, advisors, mentors?
We are working with the European Union and the European Commission, partnering in the FIWARE initiative. We are part of Climate-KIC, an EIT-funded accelerator for especially climate-relevant startups. We are working together with German company adesso AG on a project with the FH Dortmund, as well as Datenfreunde GmbH with Fraunhofer and the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. We receive mentoring from different experts from research, business and technology and are part of the "StartupDock" in Hamburg, an initiative to foster entrepreneurship in the region.