Andrea Böhmert is Co-Managing Partner of Hasso Plattner Ventures Africa and has been responsible for the initial set up of the Fund in South Africa.
From 2004 to 2007 she was Co-Founder and Partner of Cape Venture Partners, a consulting company focusing on providing mentoring support to high potential but early stage technology companies. Before 2004, Andrea had Senior Management positions at Dimension Data and Siemens.
Andrea is Chairperson of the Cape IT Initiative, the Western Cape Umbrella organisation that represents the IT Cluster, and also serves as a Director on the Board of the IT Business Incubator, Bandwidth Barn. In addition, she serves on the Advisory Board of the SAP Meraka Unit for Technology Development.
She received her business degree from RWTH Aachen, Germany and holds an MBA from Henley Management College, UK.