About us

For real.

About us

Entrepreneurial. For real.

eisbach partners is a team of experienced and successful entrepreneurs who want to maximize their positive impact by working with organizations across diverse sectors.

Markus Barnikel from Eisbach Partners Team


Strategy, Business Development, Product, Communication

A co-founder of eisbach partners, Markus began his career in 2001 when he joined an internet startup called Yahoo!. After working with internet pioneers in Silicon Valley, Australia, and Singapore, and later becoming Chief Sales Officer of Yahoo! Australia, he returned to his home country, Germany, as CEO of carpooling.com.

Matthias Siedler from Eisbach Partners Team


Technology, Business Processes, Customer Satisfaction

After working for global leaders in the automotive and internet industry, Matthias decided to leave the corporate world and rush headlong into startup life, first as co-founder and CTO of carpooling.com, and later as co-founder of eisbach partners. A creator at heart, he dedicates his spare time to building new gadgets.

Dr. Michael Reinicke from Eisbach Partners Team

Dr. Michael

Finance, Legal, Product, Business Analytics, Communication

While writing his PhD about cloud computing architecture, Michael co-founded carpooling.com and guided its journey to market leadership in the European countries and through a successful exit to BlaBlaCar in 2015. As a founding partner of eisbach partners, he currently focuses on defining and implementing strategies for digital business models and economies. 

Robert Maier from Eisbach Partners Team


Corporate Strategy,
Change Management, Operations

Before joining eisbach partners, Robert worked for Roland Berger, Sixt, and founded his own fintech start-up. He combines analytic, strategic, and operational expertise towards the development of new business models for companies across diverse industries. 

Our Setup

Senior teams. Highly efficient.

Having driven sustainable growth for more than 10 years, we know how to do it efficiently. At eisbach partners, we support our clients using the formula that made us successful entrepreneurs: honest analysis and communication, responsiveness and quick decision-making, and our unbridled passion and commitment.