Building and growing a startup is an overwhelming challenge. With us, you finally have a trusted partner at your side. We help you to found your own tech startup or digital agency and to get to product-market fit. And beyond.
With our help you’ll get closer to your dream: independence with your very own, successfully scaling company. Faster and with less pain.
Iskender Dirik is a VC, Entrepreneur, and Executive having worked for some of the most innovative tech firms in the world:
SuperStart is your gate to a new life as successful tech entrepreneur if you want to:
Escape the hamster wheels of your corporate job without burning your savings.
Turn into a tech entrepreneur or if you already started building a company.
Build and grow a successful tech startup or digital agency
The time to found a tech startup and digital agency was never better. Never in history you needed less money and less infrastructure to build something big. We’ll help you to explore the opportunities.
20 years of experience in the digital industry on top level and in the building and scaling of startups.
Work and partnership with more than 100 innovative tech startups worldwide that raised together hundreds of millions of venture capital.
Insights of globally leading entrepreneurs, leaders, and experts.
Thousands of books, articles, best practices, and exclusive events about the transformation methods of the most successful companies in the world.
SuperStart will provide you with access to my network of VCs and serial entrepreneurs.
If you’ll need external support for some implementation areas, you’ll also find the best experts in the market in my top-notch network: online marketers, sales coaches, product managers, engineers, HR experts, agencies, and much more.
Here are just some of the experts in my network:
(Co)-Founder Statista, Content Fleet, JVM Flow and others
Founding Partner at World Fund
Managing Partner, Growth Equity at DTCP
Founder of the “Autoris Institute for Talent Development”, Harvard, Columbia & IESE Business School Alumnus
Managing Director at WillingnessToPay, Harvard Alumni
Global Chief Technology Officer at EY, former CTO at Microsoft
Managing Partner of the Digital Business Group, formerly Groupon and Boston Consulting Group
Former SVP MD Head of Samsung Next Global, SVP/GM at AOL, Executive at Yahoo, Stanford Alumni
...and many, many more.Apply now for the Coaching
I’m Founder and Managing Director of the INFINITE DISRUPTION GmbH. I founded (too) many startups. I made (too) many mistakes as a founder. And I worked with many successful startups and scale-ups as venture capitalist and in my leadership positions at leading global companies:
Managing Director/Founding CEO at Microsoft ScaleUp (formerly “Microsoft Ventures Accelerator”), the world’s leading corporate startup accelerator by the world's leading software company.
General Manager Germany, Austria, Switzerland for Wix.com, the globally leading website building tool.
Managing Director and General Manager at Samsung NEXT, the international VC and startup innovation unit of Samsung, the world’s leading consumer electronics company.
Managing Director at Bauer Venture Partners, a 100 Millionen Euro venture capital fund.
Venture Partner at EQT Ventures, a leading international venture fund (>1,2bn EUR assets under management)
Managing Director at C3 Creative Code and Content, a leading European digital agency.
I consulted leading global companies like Porsche, Deutsche Telekom, Axel Springer, Bertelsmann, Telefonica, Otto,Pro7Sat1, and Volkswagen. But more importantly: I worked for 20 years with startups and scale-ups from all over the world like:
I’m looking forward to scaling my impact on startups and founders through my innovative coaching and consulting approach.
“Iskender and I worked together at Samsung Electronics when I was the Company's Chief Innovation Officer and President of Samsung NEXT. He stands out as a rare leader with a disruptive mindset and a genuine desire to share his expertise with others. He led Samsung NEXT in Europe with great resilience and focus while also being flexible and creative. He is engaging and very personable. I'm glad we worked together and hope our paths cross again soon.”
Keynote at Founders Summit (Entrepreneur's University)
Microsoft for Startups VC Negotiation Workshop
COUP Founder Workshop at Microsoft
Slide-Deck + Article
I’m Co-Founder and COO of SuperStart. As a coach, I cover mainly people, mindset, personal development, self reflection and positioning related topics of our program. In my former professional career, I supported founders of tech startups from a HR perspective:
Talent Acquisition for leading venture builder
Headhunting for leading executive search firm in the digital space
People Management for VC backed startup