Jan Sessenhausen

Jan Sessenhausen - About me

Investing in European Entrepreneurs building the next generation of global companies in Consumer Internet, Digital Services and Emerging Technologies.

Education in Information Technology and 10+ years of professional experience in Venture Capital, Software and Consulting combined with an extensive knowledge in setting up and and scaling startups. Hands on experience in managing companies through setup, growth and restructuring as well as exit phases as a shareholder and board member.


Investment focus:
  • Unlimited computing
  • Ubiqitous sensors
  • Untapped data
  • Universal communities
Read more on my investment themes here. Some occasional blogging can be found here.


Current occupation
  • Partner / Managing Director at TEV (Tengelmann Ventures)
  • Member of High-Tech Gründerfonds investment committee for sectors Hardware & Automation

Previous roles
  • Senior Investment Manager at High-Tech Gründerfonds
  • Co-Founder at Schanks Audio
  • Co-Founder at netzmetz / moviac
  • Manager at SapientNitro
  • Consultant at Capgemini
  • Dual-studies at Hewlett-Packard

Current and previous board seats at
  • 6 Wunderkinder GmbH - Makers of wunderlist (acquired by Microsoft)
  • agrilution GmbH
  • Blickfeld GmbH
  • Data Artisans GmbH - Makers of Apache Flink (acquired by Alibaba)
  • Data Virtuality GmbH
  • figo GmbH (merged with FinLeap GmbH)
  • Torch GmbH - The GrayLog2 Company (today: Graylog, Inc.)
  • Trademob GmbH (acquired by adikteev)
  • veodin Software GmbH (acquired by Templafy)

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Imprint: Jan Sessenhausen, Mühlenweg 5, 53619 Rheinbreitbach (Deutschland)