Christoph Sollich

The Pitch Doctor
Mentor Year
communications, customer development, lean startup, marketing, pitching, ponies, storytelling

Christoph Sollich aka “The Pitch Doctor” is a freelance innovation consultant specialising in customer development, marketing and pitching. He started his career as a copywriter in advertising, and since 2007 he has worked in marketing, product management and business development roles for start-ups. After winning multiple “Best Pitch” awards at hackathons and start-up events, people sought his advice for pitching – and The Pitch Doctor was born. Since then he has helped hundreds of start-ups with pitches and has been working as a pitch coach/mentor for multiple accelerators, incubators and start-up competitions as well. He is also the founder of