Chiara Sommer is an Investment Director located in Munich. She joined Intel Capital in 2018.
Chiara focuses on opportunities in Central, Eastern and Northern European countries, especially around Cloud & AI (cyber security, developer tools, applications and data platforms) and Frontier (robotics, IoT, healthcare) investments.
Chiara currently serves as a director or observer on the board of Caresyntax, Healx and Volocopter.
Prior to joining Intel Capital, Chiara worked at High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF), Germany’s leading seed stage venture capital fund where she managed and completed more than 25 financing rounds (Seed, Series A & B) with leading German and international investors. She is an entrepreneur at heart and founded an online advice startup in 2011 and prior to this, she worked in Investment Banking at J.P. Morgan and Management Consulting at goetzpartners.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Studies majoring in Finance from Cass Business School in London, where she took an ERASMUS year abroad at Bocconi University in Milan. Chiara loves travelling, finding good restaurant, playing tennis and spending quality time with her family.