Miki Yokoyama

Venture Partner at Pirate Impact, Sustainability Advisor at UnternehmerTUM and Board Member of BDI Initiative Circular Economy,Germany


After several years in corporate strategy at the BMW Group in the area of sustainability and
as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group, Miki led the Startup Accelerator formats at
UnternehmerTUM, Europe’s largest entrepreneurship centre, from 2018-2021. In addition to
the in-house accelerator “TechFounders”, it also runs the impact accelerator “RESPOND” of
the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt and the accelerator of the SAP.iO Foundry Munich.
Since June 2021, she has been a venture partner in the family office of Fabian and Ferry
Heilemann for impact investments and represents UnternehmerTUM on the board of the
Circular Economy Initiative of the Federation of German Industries (BDI). Miki holds a
degree in Communication Studies from LMU Munich and a Master’s in Communication and
International Relations from Boston University.