Lia Schmökel
Investment Manager
Maximilian Brünig
Junior Venture Manager

Lia Schmökel

Investment Manager

Lia is a passionate nutrition scientist, herbal expert and former startup founder. At Best Nights VC she is screening trends in line with the Jägermeister spirit for The Best Nights.

Fun fact about best night experience

“For me Best Nights have 5 key ingredients: Good friends, Music, Spontaneity, Food and Drinks. I have many hilarious Best Nights memories that will live close to my heart forever!”

Maximilian Brünig

Junior Venture Manager

As Junior Venture Manager at Best Nights VC Max is responsible for leveraging synergies between Jägermeister and our investments and continuous process improvement. Beside his passion for our Best Nights mission, Max likes to do all kind of sports, to travel and to dance wherever and whenever he can.

Max joined Best Nights VC with a diverse background: he started his professional career as a football player at Hannover 96 and gained experience abroad in the real estate industry in Spain. Prior to taking his role at Best Nights VC, he spent almost three years across departments at our parent company Mast-Jägermeister.

Fun fact about best night experience

“My best night experience was at the Barcelona Beach Festival, being at the beach listening and dancing to Kygo with an amzing group of friends, a lightshow, seeing the sunrising the next morning – that is all what best nights are about. Moments you will remember!”