John Helm


Managing Director, Real Estate Technology Ventures

John is a Venture Partner for DN Capital based in Germany. John is on the board of DotLoop, a venture backed real estate technology company in the United States. John is also an active angel investor, co-investing alongside venture firms in companies where he can add value.

Previously, John was the founder and CEO of two venture backed startups in the online real estate space in the U.S.. His sold his most recent company, MyNewPlace to RealPage (NYSE:RP) for $78.5 million in the summer of 2011. Under John's leadership, MyNewPlace grew by taking share away from five well entrenched competitors to become the second highest traffic apartment rental website in the U.S.