Felix Ohswald, Co-Founder & CEO, GoStudent, Austria
Felix Ohswald (born 1995) is the co-founder and CEO of the digital learning platform GoStudent.
At the age of 14, he began studying mathematics at the University of Vienna. He also completed a mathematics degree at the University of Cambridge and a master's degree in Quantitative Finance at ETH Zurich. Together with Gregor Müller, he founded GoStudent in Vienna in 2016, which is now one of the leading global providers of online tutoring and, with a valuation of 3 billion Euros, the most valuable EdTech company in Europe.
With GoStudent, Felix pursues the goal of building the No. 1 global school, thus revolutionising the international tutoring market. The edtech scaleup is active in 23 markets and employs +2,000 employees. It works with +20,000 self-employed tutors. In 2020, Felix was included in the Forbes "30 under 30" ranking and was named EY Entrepreneur of the Year in 2021.