Yatan Blumenthal Vargas
Co-Founder Hardware.co & Chief Accelerator betahaus

Yatan is a founder and accelerator enthusiast. After working in NGOs and for United Nations he co-founded 3 companies, the hardware.co accelerator, acted as a managing director of food assembly and built an innovation consultancy called bethaus X within betahaus, one of berlins most important startup hubs. He has mentored over 50 startups in several accelerators in Europe and Africa and built programs for communities as well as corporates. His expertise lies in community building, product strategy, operational execution and finding ways to make acceleration ever more effective through the combination of methodology, getting the best people on board and information management. His expertise lies in operational execution, product strategy and business models.