Member of the Supervisory Board since October 1, 2013, appointed until the shareholders' meeting 2026, Managing Partner of Cinco Capital GmbH, Hamburg, and of Digital Art Museum GmbH, Hamburg, Managing Director of HackFwd Admin GmbH, Hamburg.

Lars Hinrichs, Member of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Telekom

Member of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Telekom

Year of birth: 1976
Place of birth: Hamburg
Nationality: German

Career history:

2009 – present

Founder & Executive Geek, HackFwd

2003 – present

Founder & CEO, Cinco Capital GmbH

since 2021

CEO Digital Art Museum GmbH

2009 – 2010

Founder & Member of the Supervisory Board, XING AG

2003 – 2009

Chairman of the Executive Board, CEO, Founder, XING AG

2000 – 2002

Founder & Co-CEO, Böttcher Hinrichs

1998 – 2000

Projectmanager, LAVA & iXL

1998 – heute

Founder, politik-digital (Wahlkampf98)

Education and training:


Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University


Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Expertise/Professional focal points:
Start-ups, entrepreneurship, venture capital, business strategy, strategic partnerships, business development, e-commerce, strategy, social networking, social media

Seats on the Deutsche Telekom supervisory bodies:
- Strategy, ESG and Innovation Committee

Memberships of other supervisory boards required to be formed by law:
- Xempus AG, Munich, Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Member of comparable supervisory bodies of companies in Germany or abroad:
- Target Global Acquisition I Corp., Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands