Jürgen Furian

Jürgen Furian

Co-founder at Pioneers

Juergen is the Co-Founder of Pioneers.io which is headquartered in Vienna, Austria. Pioneers establishes and facilitates direct, meaningful business relationships between leading tech innovators, including startups, corporate executives, and investors. Established in 2009 in Vienna, Pioneers helps redefine industries by creating various platforms to help develop future technologies and introduce cutting-edge solutions.
Pioneers Discover, its consultancy services arm that was founded in 2013 shapes the future of corporates and the public sector by introducing them entrepreneurial tools, methods, and innovation driven corporate culture. Its investment arm Pioneers Ventures, which was founded in 2015, advances the growth of early-stage startups.
Juergens main responsibility is in Corporate Development, Brand Development and Product Development. Previous to Pioneers, Juergen was the Co-Founder of STARTeurope, organizing weekend events for local startup communities throughout Europe called Startup Live. Juergen studied International Business Administration at Vienna University of Economics and Business as well as at the Carlson School of Management (Minneapolis/USA).