Atheneum is a B2B research technology platform that connects investment funds, consulting firms and corporations with the world’s experts.

Atheneum redefines how business intelligence is shared across the globe by introducing leading professionals to the highest quality information – anytime, anywhere, within 24-36 hours.

Atheneum was founded in 2010 by Mathias Wengeler and Ammad Ahmad. The company is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has multiple offices worldwide.


Atheneum provides on-demand access to market intelligence based on the experience and knowledge of experts in an industry, within 24-36 hours. This helps in understanding industry trends, market intelligence needs in new business development and operations, and industry structure research for expansion.


Atheneum’s machine-learning and cloud-based ‘Insights’ platform delivers qualitative (expert consultations and placements) and quantitative (surveys and data products) research solutions to support over 500 enterprises through more than 680,000 opinion leaders globally.


Atheneum is used by some 500 large enterprises — with customers spanning verticals like life sciences, strategic consulting firms, investment services and telecoms, media and tech firms.


Atheneum is backed by Guidepost Growth Equity, Crosslantic Capital Management, Redstone, Vogel Communications Group, Michael Brehm, and others. The company raised $150M in a new round on Aug 26, 2021. This brings Atheneum's total funding to $171.3M to date.



  • Year founded: 2010
  • Funding Info: $171.3M over 5 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Venture - Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Berlin
  • State: Berlin
  • Country: Germany
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