Angela Zaeh

Germany

Co-Founder, Prokit

Angela Zaeh is an athlete, entrepreneur, angel investor and international business leader. She co-founded Prokit, a platform that exists to celebrate the athletic experience and to make the best information, community and insights accessible to everyone. Prior to this, she worked as the VP Growth & International at student.com, where she led expansion programs for the company from China and the UK, into the global market.

In the past, she focused on spreading Facebook around the world. As International Growth Manager, she took Facebook to new markets starting with Germany in 2008, followed by Poland, Russia, Korea and Japan. Before Facebook, Angela spent time in Johannesburg with the African Leadership Academy founders to create the outreach and selection strategy, process and tools to select the first class of students.

Previously, she was a consultant at Boston Consulting Group working on projects in Germany, the US and Korea and spent time in Uganda and Tanzania working on price risk management for coffee farmers with the German Organization for Technical Cooperation (GTZ) and the World Bank. She was formerly a board member at Gro Intelligence. Angela holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree from Passau University in Germany in International Cultural and Business Studies, a BEA in Management and Leadership from Elite Akademie and an MBA from Stanford University.

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