Georg Schwegler manages AEGON’s corporate venture activities as CEO of Transamerica Ventures Fund, a role he began in January 2014. His experience in the corporate venture industry stems from T-Venture, the venture unit of Deutsche Telekom/T-Mobile, where he joined in October 2000 and served as CEO from 2005 until 2013. He started his career as a consultant in marketing research before heading positions in innovation management and R&D. He also served as adviser for the German government in 2013 and 2014 in the Council for Young Digital Economy. Georg holds a PhD from the University of Cologne/Germany in Business Administration.