Juliane Schulze is Member of the Board of Media Deals, a pan-European investor network being constituted of business angels and early-stage venture capital funds focusing on creative industries and digital media. Since its creation in 2008, Media Deals has been promoting and encouraging early-stage equity investment in high-growth startup companies at the crossings of the audiovisual sector and digital technology as well as cutting-edge media content technologies. Media Deals is a member of EBAN, EBN and NEM.
As Executive Advisor Juliane holds an extensive cross-industrial knowledge, specialising in financing and business consulting for entrepreneurs in the creative industries. As coach and mentor she supports SMEs in refining their business plans and in getting ready for investment. As trainer and moderator she holds workshops on access to finance and entrepreneurship at investment and innovation forums, at business training events, as well as at leading business incubators.
She is a strategic advisor for funding institutions and media regulatory authorities, works on numerous EU-projects focusing on accelerating creative businesses through innovation programmes and developed international media positioning strategies for countries and regions e.g. in Asia, Europe and in the United Arab Emirates.
Juliane is founder and director of the professional business network for Indian and European content producers, eurinidiamedia. She lectured at the Media Business School, taught at various international audiovisual labs, markets and business summits. She is Director of the MEDIA supported investor training programmes ENTER Europe and Member of the Advisory Board for the EU-project InvestHorizon.