9Gorillas is a consulting and investment company focusing on early stage and fast-growing companies. Currently our main area of interest is Fin Tech.

How can 9Gorillas help?

9Gorillas strength lies in our first-hand experience in growing companies. 9Gorillas CEO Christian Mahnke founded and grew billiger-mietwagen.de from a 1-person to 150-employee company with earnings exceeding €20 mill.p.a. before selling it to the ProSiebenSat1 Group.


9Gorillas is happy to share their knowledge, experience, contacts, and money in order to support good ideas and visionary companies.  


The customer is the one that makes the company grow-and nobody else. So we strongly believe in the importance of a customer-centric view. If your product meets a customer's needs and helps to solve the customer's problems, then 9Gorillas will happily help to shape the product in a way that the customer will understand and like it. 9Gorillas' areas of expertise are:  

Product Shaping

How do you build a product that users understand and like?

Product Development

Which methods should you use? What should you outsource and where to? With whom should you work together?

Operational Efficiency 

What structure fits your company? How can you set up, optimize, and change processes? What back-office system should you use? 


How can you combine the Feel of the Product, SEA, PR, SEO and TV to build a strong brand?

Management for Growth

How can you find the right people for your company? Which incentives should you provide?  How can you develop people in growing structures? 


9Gorillas provides financing and helps to find other financing sources.