Jens is the Managing Director of Techstars Berlin.
Before Techstars, Jens was a partner at Forward Labs, which he co-founded in January 2012. Out of over 100 businesses tested, five successful businesses were built/invested during his tenure. Before Labs, Jens co-founded and was CEO of aiHit. aiHit is backed by Amadeus and VTB Capital and sells to some of the world’s largest information players including Dun & Bradstreet, Experian, and Equifax.
Prior to this, he was the VP Analysis & Consulting at Library House (now Dow Jones), which he helped grow from seven to over 50 employees within four years.