He founded Nanostat AG which was the leading venture capital investors in 2003 and he left the company after working for two years making it a big successful business. He worked with several companies as a lead investor and has become a famous speaker at major conferences on nanotechnology and innovation. With his experience and exposure to nanotechnology, he has chaired world-class events on nanotechnology in the Silicon Valley, Brussels, Singapore, and China.
Marco Beckmann has given inspiring lectures and talks on this topic at several conferences across the globe. Though his interest was in nanotechnology, he has also funded a lot of early stage growth companies. In 2009 he founded PANTALEON Entertainment GmbH with German actor Matthias Schweighoefer and brought the company public in 2015. The company is making a lot of blockbusters and successful German films now. Marco Beckmann is taking care of the strategic development of the PANTALEON Group.