Senior Venture Associate, SQUARED – the innovation factory by OBI
Edda Becker is the “tinder algorithm for partnerships between startups and corporates”.
The startup and innovation enthusiast works as Senior Venture Associate at SQUARED – the innovation factory of OBI. There, she pilots and integrates top startups along the value chain of OBI and leverages opportunities with multi-digit business impact. Before going to Europe’s #3 DIY-retailer, she pushed innovation at edding from a cultural and business perspective on global scale. Prior to that, being convinced that Peter Drucker was right when saying that “culture eats strategy for breakfast”, she was on the NGO side, leading formats with HR directors to tackle and discuss leadership issues in relation to sustainable business success.