Jan is director Startup Meter at enpact e.V. a project to measure startup ecosystems and make them internationally comparable.
He is a former startup founder, management consultant and research lead. He founded tech and non-tech companies, which he ran as its CEO. He consulted Dax-listed companies on organisational development and team building. As a research and project lead, he managed public funded research projects on the intersection of internet, politics and society.
Jan holds an advanced degree (M.A.) in Political Science, Economics and Business Administration from Stuttgart University.