Team & Contact

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If you have any questions about our services or would like to check out the GATEWAY, email us or give us a call. We look forward to hearing from you!

We have already answered the most important questions here in our FAQ! Have a look!

visitor’s adress:
The Ship
Vitalisstraße 67
50827 Cologne
E-Mail gateway[at]verw.uni-koeln.de
Telephone +49 221 470 1133

mailing adress:
University of Cologne
Excellence Start up Center GATEWAY
Albertus-Magnus-Platz
50923 Cologne

We also provide consulting services near the campus:
Ägidiusstraße 14
50937 Cologne

Our Team

Here you will find all contact persons of the Excellence Start-up Center GATEWAY and the department 75 GATEWAY – Founding & Transfer.

Executive Board of the Excellence Start-up Center

Marc Kley, M.A.

Head of Department 75 GATEWAY – Founding & Transfer
Telephone +49 221 470 6166
E-Mail m.kley[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Prof. Dr. Rainer Minz

Representative of the Rector for Alumni Work, Fundraising and Technology Transfer

Prof. Dr. Christian Schwens

Holder of the Endowed Chair for Interdisciplinary Management Science


Central Tasks

Dr. Valerie Lukassen

– Process Management
Telephone +49 221 470 1132
E-Mail v.lukassen[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Frauke Kronemeyer

– Assistant to the board
Telephone +49 221 470 1126
E-Mail f.kronemeyer[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Birgit Micheel

-Assistance GATEWAY
Telephone +49 221 470 1133
E-Mail b.micheel[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Patrick Ziegler

– Project Management & Application Advises
Telephone +49 221 470 5160
E-Mail p.ziegler[at]verw.uni-koeln.de


Communications |Marketing | Event Management

Julia Jansen, M.Sc.

– Event Management for the Future Champions Accelerator Rhein-Ruhr
Telephone +49 221 470 76280
E-Mail j.jansen[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Andreas Klein, B.A.

– Marketing
Telephone +49 221 470 1119
E-Mail a.klein[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Julia Nüllen, M.A.

– Communications & Digital Marketing
Telephone +49 221 470 7972
E-Mail j.nuellen[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Julia Nüllen, M.A.

– Kommunikation & digitales Marketing
Telephone +49 221 470 7972
E-Mail j.nuellen[at]verw.uni-koeln.de


Lectures & Seminars

Christine Friederici, M.Sc.

– Coordination of Lectures
Telephone +49 221 470 76426
E-Mail friederici[at]wiso.uni-koeln.de

Benedikt Gerdes, M.Sc.

– Development Strategic Business Toolkit
Telephone +49 221 470 76272
E-Mail gerdes[at]wiso.uni-koeln.de


Founding service

Vesna Domuz, M.A.

– Head of Founding Service
Telephone +49 221 470 1127
E-Mail v.domuz[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Evelyn Berresheim-Christ, Dipl.-Kff.

– Start-up Coach
Telephone +49 151 640 512 20
E-Mail e.berresheim-christ[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Frederik Lindner, Dipl.-Geogr.

– Start-up Coach
Future Champions Accelerator Rhein-Ruhr
Telephone +49 151 640 512 21
E-Mail f.lindner[at]verw.uni-koeln.de


Transfer |Copyrights | Patents

Stephanie Jörres, M.A.

– Head of Transfer & Copyrights
Telephone +49 221 470-6658
E-Mail s.joerres[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Dr. Annette Schöneck

– Transfer Scout
Telephone +49 221 470 1828
E-Mail a.schoeneck[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Sabine Müller, Dipl.Biol.

– Head of Transfer & Patents
Telephone +49 221 470 1691
E-Mail s.mueller[at]verw.uni-koeln.de

Olaf Kloppe

– Project Management An-Institute
Telephone +49 221 470 1684
E-Mail o.kloppe[at]verw.uni-koeln.de