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Unser Team vereint Experten in den Bereichen Robotik, KI und Entwicklung. In Zusammenarbeit mit branchenführenden Partnern revolutionieren wir eine gesamte Industrie.

2021
Launch Beta Phase
70+
Mitarbeiter
28
Nationalitäten
4
Büros
Reinventing food service

Nikolas Bullwinkel is CEO and Founder of Circus.

Niko previously co-founded Flink, Europe’s leading quick commerce company, in 2020. By the end of 2021, he left Flink to start Circus. At that time, Flink had approximately 12,000 employees with a valuation of $2.85 billion following a funding round led by strategic investor DoorDash. Flink served up to 10 million customers across over 140 locations in more than 60 European cities.

At Circus, Niko is pivotal in shaping the company’s strategic direction, product development, and vision. He is deeply involved in engineering, design, and production decisions, focusing on creating a holistic technology ecosystem by integrating AI and robotics.
Niko’s leadership has driven advancements in autonomous food service operations and global market expansion for Circus.

His current focus at Circus is on innovation and scaling production capabilities to establish a global network of autonomous food production robots, aiming to support and fuel humanity.

Gegründet und entwickelt von Industrie-Experten

Nikolas Bullwinkel
CEO

Mitgründer des deutschen Quick Commerce Marktführers Flink. Aufbau von über 12.000 Arbeitsplätzen.

Carsten Wille
CCO

Gründer des deutschen Food Commerce Unternehmens Etepetete. Europäischer Marktführer seit über einem Jahrzehnt.

Dr. Helge Plehn
CTO

Promovierter Maschinenbauingenieur. Ehemaliger Vorstand der führenden Business-Intelligence-Beratung Initions AG.

Fabian Becker
CFO

Mitgründer und Partner des maritimen Risikoinvestors Flagship Founders. Zuvor Manager bei der Reederei Auerbach Schifffahrt.