Q -Which values are important to you and drive you?
JJ -Kindness, Loyalty, Authenticity.
Q -Which SciFi "technology" are you missing in the real world?
JJ -Definitely teleportation!
Q -What excites you most about your profession?
JJ -If I had to choose three things, it would be the following:
1. Meeting & engaging with inspiring founders on a daily basis
2. Learning and deep-diving into new technologies, business models and industries (which sometimes I have never heard of before ;-))
3. Working in a team that has not only extensive experience, knowledge & inspiring personalities but also values interpersonal factors a lot.
Q -What do you do in your spare time? Do you have a passion that you pursue outside of work?
JJ -Before work, you usually find me outside running around Berlin and beating my personal monthly Adidas Running records. Besides that, I’m pretty basic - enjoying travelling, dinners with friends, hiking, or watching a good series on Netflix.
Q -What did you want to be when you were little?
Q -What makes up your character, what is typical for you?
JJ -I have a LOT of energy & tend to talk too fast (not only when getting excited ;-))
Q -What are indispensable tools in your everyday life?
JJ -Zoom, Notion and Google.
Q -Which founders do you find most inspiring?
JJ -The ones that tell you about their startup with sparks in their eyes, making you immediately feel their enthusiasm, ambition and commitment.