Moonshot Pirates Mentors

making a difference by helping others to grow


Our global network of mentors and experts is a bunch of amazing people who generously offer their time and expertise to help our young pirates sharpen their approaches, overcome barriers, and accelerate their paths to greatness. When attending Moonshot Pirates’ events and joining our community, our experienced mentors and advisors will help you craft an epic journey for you and your venture.


We are so happy, that you want to become a Moonshot Pirates Mentor and support the young generation with your knowledge and expertise. Please tell us a bit about yourself, your why and how you would like to support.


They are not afraid to roll up their sleeves to help you shape your ideas, aim for big visions, and suggest unique solutions to the challenges that may come along the way.

We are grateful for each one of them!

Tom Venning

Trainer & Coach specialized in B2B sales & leadership (AT)

Mario Kwas

CEO and Founder of K & D Businesscollege (AT)

Markus Angermann

Entrepreneur & Blockchain Enthusiast (AT)

Alexandra Waldherr

Quantum Computing Expert (AT)

Clemens Mader

Sustainability Scientist (AT)

Norberto Amaral

Communications Consultant, TEDx Organiser & Author (PT)

Melanie Müller

Mindfulness Teacher & Designing Your Life Coach (AT)

Jean-Pierre Kallanian

Human Systems Facilitator (AT)

Dieter Kalt

Entrepreneur & Former Pro-Ice Hockey Player (AT)

Verena Mai

Head of Marketing at Credi2 | cashpresso (AT)

Stefan Markov

Chief Growth Officer at Hypest Hyve (BG/AT)

Stefan Weder

PR & Communications Professional (AU)

Samira Hayat

Telecommunications Engineer & Drone Researcher (PK)

Raphael Mikl

Co-Founder of Karma + Pitch Digital Storytelling & Branding Agency (AT)

Ali Mahlodji

Co-Founder of WHATCHADO & EU Youth Ambassador (AT)

Steve Ayling

Passionate Educator & Counsellor (UK)

Vilyana Lazarova-Guerra

Head of Accelerator Lead F at Female Founders (BG/AT)

Anastasia Marinopoulou

International Lean Changemanagement & Business Development Consultant, Coach and Entrepreneur

Vlad Emil Petrea

Self-Leadership Guide, Spaceholder, Entrepreneur (AT)

Kat Haber

Climate Activist, Youth Mentor & TEDx Organizer (USA)

Marion Grammel

Chief Sparring Partner at The Early Birds (AT)

Paulo Ferrera

Creative Mind at Braintribe IT Technologies (BR/DE)

Lenny Leeman

Front End Engineer, CEO & Co-Founder at Get Mads (AT)

Craig Matthews

Senior Innovation Consultant at ESA BIC Austria at Science Park Graz (UK/AT)

Safet Rama

Moonshot Pirates Organizer & Business Consultant (XK)

Erez Tsalik

Facilitator at Systematic Inventive Thinking, IL

Sarah Braun

Innovation Strategist at Volkswagen (DE)

Nick Diliberto

Entrepreneur & Digital Marketing Specialist (US)

Lucas J Winter

Managing Director Contakt GmbH, part of Umdasch Group Ventures (AT)

Randy Bretz

TEDx Curator, communicator & civic activist (US)

Tobias Micko

Gamification, Design & Communications at Playful Solutions (AT)

Daniela Krautsack

Founder of Cities Next and Cows in Jackets Urbanist, Experience Designer & Trend Blogger (AT)

Patrick Batka

International Business Unit Controlling FP&A (AT)

Petra Hauser

Manager at Talent Garden | CEO at XBH GmbH (AT)

Taja Karner

Happiness Coach (SL)

Raphael Huber

CEO at Polarstern & Strenght Trainer (AT)

Tim Cox

Senior Partner at Opera Consulting Group (AU/AT)

Thomas Peroutka

CEO & Founder of Lympik (AT)

Philip Rosenauer

Attorney at Law at PHH GmbH (AT)

Selma Prodanovic

Startup-Grande-Dame, Founder & CEO 1MillionStartups (AT)

Martina Uster

Eticpreneur and CEO at WEISS (AT)

Lara Helmrich

New Business Development Marketing Manager at Dräger (DE)

Markus Setschnagg

Problem Solver (AT)

Viktor Penzinger

Venture Manager at V_labs innovation (AT)

Stephan Jung

Innovation, Digitization & Start Up Consultant (AT)

Tobias Schaller

Business Consultant & Entrepreneur (AT)

Grace Yang

Chief Trouble Maker & TEDx Organizer (CA)

Jeremy Knott

Former Marketing Director at Deloitte UK (ES)

Magdalena Neidhart

Sustainability Expert at CellCube (AT)

Dejan Stojanovic

Entrepreneur & Founder at Fuckup Nights Vienna (AT)

Pascal Finette

Co-Founder ‘be radical’, SingularityU’s Chair for Entrepreneurship & Open Innovation (USA)

Tomasz Pekala

Personal Coach, Busy Dad Coaching (PL,AT)

Stefan Kreppel

Head of open Innovation P21st at PALFINGER (AT)

Florian Greimel

Strategy Consultant (AT)

Sarah Rapp

Founder of How to Be Global (DE)

Niki Skene

The Business Therapist | Founder at Global Inspiration Tours (AT)

Franck Michel

Head of Digital at Nestlé (FR/AT)

Mathias Haas

CEO SuperSocial & Curator TEDx (AT)

Adam Montandon

TEDxOdense Curator, Public Speaker & Product Design and Innovation Expert (DK)

Jeremija Hranjec

Innovation Consultant ESA BIC Austria at Science Park Graz (HR)

Maarten Walraven

Educator, TEDx Organizer, Creative & Arts Enthusiast (NL)

Grete Ling

Entrepreneur & Head of Marketing at App Radar (EE/AT)

Stefan Kainz

Senior Manager Human People Development (AT)

Kathrin Pachinger

Artist, Textile Designer & Yoga Teacher (AT)

Christian Fleck

Lifepreneur, Personal Development Coach, Chief Failure Officer (AT)

Gregor Beyerle

Software Development, Functional Programming & Training at Innerspace (AT)

Jacqui Chew

Organizer, TEDxAtlanta, Managing Director at iFusion (US)

Caro Frank

Brand Consultant (DE/AT)

Doris Strohmaier

COO at Pipelife (AT)

Ralf Schiebel

Marine Senior Scientist at Max Planck Society (DE)

Adam Rajnoha

VR/AR Expert, CEO & Co-Founder of YORD (SK)

Verónica Celis Vergara

Tech4Good Entrepreneur (CL/DE)

Adriana Frasin

Transformational Coach & Brand Strategist (DE)

Angela Yonkova

Associate Lawyer at Brandl & Talos (BG/AT)

Nina Bauregger

General Manager Austrian Leadership Academy (AT)

Anja Silberbauer

CEO at Harmony & Care (AT)

Simon Horowitz

Founder of Fitbrit | Personal Trainer for Health, Fitness & Motivation (UK/AT)

Matthias Dirnbacher

Finance Specialist, Musician and Sports Enthusiast (AT)

Juan Guerra

Storytelling for Startups (VE/AT)

Katharina Binder

Program Manager at The Ventury (AT)

Alex Evatt

Next Generation Leadership Coach & Speaker, Freestyle Dancer, Founder of New Direction (AT/FIN)

Markus Wilthaner

Strategy Consultant and Sustainable Mobility Expert at McKinsey & Company (AT)

Isabel Oostvogel

Consultant at Innovative Management Partner (AT)

Mike Fuisz

Founder, Chief Creative Officer at moodley (AT)

Olga Platzer

Travel Industry Expert & Life Counsellor (AT)


Share your expertise with the young generation and help them reach their goals.

The perks of being a Moonshot Pirate mentor

Selection process of a Moonshot Pirate mentor


We are so happy, that you want to become a Moonshot Pirates Mentor and support the young generation with your knowledge and expertise. Please tell us a bit about yourself, your why and how you would like to support.



Join the movement and become a Moonshot Pirates Mentor.


We are so happy, that you want to become a Moonshot Pirates Mentor and support the young generation with your knowledge and expertise. Please tell us a bit about yourself, your why and how you would like to support.

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