Fireside Chat with Mali Baum - CEO of WLOUNGE & MAGDA GROUP, #ImAmagda movement

Monday, February 24, 2020, 5:30 – 8:30 PM UTC

Building a successful company without a strong network is practically impossible. Mali Baum, is no stranger to building a strong network, having been described as “one of the people shaping female founder’s future & opportunities in the Berlin startup ecosystem.” She has 20+ years' experience building businesses all around the world and is the CEO & Founding Partner of WLOUNGE & MAGDA GROUP.

In-person event

About this event

Dear Community,

We are inviting you to our next Fireside Chat on February 24th at Deutsche Bank Innovation Labs.

Our guest will be Mali Baum, who is one of the key people shaping female founders future and opportunities at the startup ecosystem in Berlin and Germany.

She’s the CEO & Founding Partner of WLOUNGE and the recently founded MAGDA Group, a fund of fund focused on EU technology and diverse teams, building more success stories and uplifting the tech ecosystem in Europe and beyond. Mali is a serial entrepreneur and has over 20 years’ experience building businesses all around the world.

In 2019, she was a finalist for the ‘Digital Female Leader Award’. She is a jury member of several startup competitions, a mentor at TechStars, the Founder Institute, the Berlin Partner-Start Alliance, the Startup Bootcamp and others. Mali is actively involved in governmental activities, corporate’s M&A , VCs , universities and startups to promote the local tech ecosystem locally and globally and pushing it for onboarding more women in influential positions. As a lecturer at universities on entrepreneurship, diversity and international business, she encourages young women and men to “write their own story” and be the creator of their own business lives.

We invite everyone who is curious about what Mali is doing, what she is building and what she has done in the past to join us for an open discussion. It is going to be an “AMA” – Ask Me Anything with Mali Baum.

So those guys who have asked Mali out for a coffee but never had a chance to actually meet her in person - now is your chance!

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Your Startup Grind Berlin Team

Check out what happened


  • Mali Baum


    Founder & CEO


5:30 PMWelcome - meet & greet
6:00 PMIntroduction
6:15 PMFireside Chat & Audience Q&A
7:30 PMNetworking, Food, Drinks & Dance
8:30 PMEnd of Event


  • Ranjan R Jinka


    Chapter Director