Jan Beckers started six successful companies before his 29th birthday, which have created 1000+ professional jobs. He is an early investor in startups such as DeliveryHero, GoClio, Gruenspar and Brands4Friends. Jan made his first stock market investment (Electronic Arts) at the age of 16 and has been a Pre-IPO investor in Facebook and Linkedin. In 2013, he was named No. 1 on the NEXT100 list of the most important heads of the European digital industry. In 2014, Jan and HitFox Group won the Ernst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year Award” in Germany.
Favourite book? Good Strategy, Bad Strategy – Richard P. Rumelt
The Person that inspired you the most? Warren Buffett, Bill Gates & Mark Zuckerberg