Jan Beckers is a serial entrepreneur, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of HitFox Group, Partner at FinLeap and an early investor in start-ups such as DeliveryHero, GoClio and Brands4Friends.
Jan made his first successful stock market investment at the age of 15. Jan began his career as Founder at the age of 21, and has since founded four successful companies, which together employ more than 700 people worldwide.
At HitFox Group, Jan made the business profitable in less than three years, with over twelve subsidiaries and 400 employees worldwide. Leveraging his HitFox experience, he will now focus on the FinTech market with his latest company builder, FinLeap. For his work, Ernst & Young awarded Jan the prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2014 and he was selected to represent Germany in the worldwide finals.
During his studies at University of Münster Jan founded Studenta and Private Productions and graduated with a Master of Business Administration.
Master's Degree, Business Administration
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|Dec 2, 2014||Silicon Allee - Nick Clegg Looks to Berlin to Learn the Lesson of Transforming a Rundown City into a Tech Hub|
|Dec 1, 2014||Venture Village - HitFox starts first independent FinTech incubator|
|Dec 1, 2014||TechCrunch - HitFox Hatches FinLeap, A New Startup Factory Targeting Fintech|
|Aug 29, 2014||EU Startups - Jobs of the week: HitFox and Rapid Visas|
|Aug 22, 2014||EU Startups - Jobs of the week: 6 exciting opportunities to join HitFox|
- Jan Beckers [Hitfox, SponsorPay] im Venture TV Interview
- Jan Beckers (Hitfox): Was fehlt der deutschen Startup-Szene?
- JAN BECKERS CEO of HitFox Group @NEXTBerlin - Ignite Stage (Speaker)
- JAN BECKERS, CEO/HitFox Group - Heureka Berlin Speaker/Keynote
- JAN BECKERS CEO HitFox Group - Gamestage panel @ Quo Vadis (Part 2)
- Hitfox CEO Jan Beckers: "I Wouldn't Be Who I Am Today Without Travel"
- An Interview with Jan Beckers, founder and CEO of HitFox Group