Dr. Andrea Kranzer is an angel investor based in Mannheim, Germany. She invests in IT and healthcare Startups mainly in the seed and early-stage phase. Her special areas of expertise are strategy development, business modelling and marketing. She is a respected speaker and mentor in the German Startup Scene. With her expertise, she supports the Startup-Weekend Rhein-Neckar and the Accelerator in Stuttgart. Besides that, she is founder and CEO of „balloonas“, an internet plattform for kids-birthday-parties, which provides cool ideas and planning tools for parents who are organizing a kids birthday party. She holds a PhD degree in healthcare economics and worked for Roche Diagnostics and Bertelsmann.