Mali Baum

CEO & Founder at WLOUNGE one of the biggest and most influential tech networks in Germany, and
founder of MAGDA GROUP upcoming European fund of funds with focus on European technology and
diverse team.

‘“Mali is one of the People Shaping Female Founders Future and opportunities at the startups Ecosystem”
Recently announced raising a new fund of funds, Magda Group FoF with focusing on EU technology and
diverse team, for building more success stories and uplifting the tech ecosystem in Europe and beyond”
Born in Tel-Aviv, Living in Berlin.

Mali has 20 years of experience in founding companies, serial entrepreneur started her own first business
in 2007 and followed this up with a global educational toys industry, R&D in Tel Aviv and manufacturing in
China, which sold products in USA, Asia, Australia and across Europe. The products won numerous awards
for innovation and design.

Since 2020 she is an advisor and member of the investment committee of the EU Innovation Council, EIC.
Mali was selected for the ‘Digital Female Leader Award’ for 2017, 2018, 2019 in Germany.
Ambassador for StartUp AsiaBerlin (SUAB) and Asia-Pacific Week Berlin (APW) The Berlin Senate
Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises. She is a regular speaker at the industry
conferences, a mentor and jury member of startup’s competitions. Mentor at accelerators like Techstars ,
Berlin Partner Start-Alliance (Berlin Senate),Founder Institute, Startupbootcamp, and others, actively
involved in governmental activities, Corporate’s M&A and VCs .Jury member at the Berlin’s Mayor
competition FARBENBEKENNEN AWARD 2019, Initiator by the State of Berlin for refugees who have built
their companies locally. Partner at F-Lane, the Vodafone Impact accelerator 2020.
Promote the local tech ecosystem globally and locally and push for more women in influential positions
and open doors for female investors/ founders. Lecturer at several universities on entrepreneurship,
diversity and international business. Business angel, investment experience as a business angel and
growth in startups. Raised the Berlin Tech Awards Gala with Corporations. Startups and government

She is part of Findervest App, a platform where startups meet investors that aim to bring the important
value of having a fully dedicated layer that focuses on female investors/female founders for fundraising,
for mentorship and connections for female investors/female founders to connect on a global level.
Mali is an instrumental in creating the Tech ecosystem in Berlin, Bridging her global massive network of
startups, VCs, foundations, Family-offices, governmental activities, corporations from EU markets, Tel
Aviv, New York, Silicon Valley, Africa and China, Bridging opportunities for the local startups and