Michael Brehm, born 1980 in Germany, is Founder and Managing Director (CEO) of Rebate Networks. He studied Business and Economics in Germany, Mexico and China. Michael started his Internet career in 2006, when he joined the two founders of VZ Netzwerke. As Executive Director, he helped building up the company into Germany’s largest Social Network with more than 17 million users. After VZ Netzwerke’s acquisition by Holtzbrinck publishing group in 2007, Michael has invested in and helped to set up several leading Internet companies in Europe.