Dr. Jens MueffelmannExecutive Chairman

Jens Mueffelmann is a US-/Europe-based investor, and serves on various boards in New York, Silicon Valley, Berlin, Stockholm and Vienna.

From 2004 to 2014, he was Chief Digital Officer at Axel Springer. During this time, its digital businesses grew from nothing to more than 50% of group revenues and profits. He was CEO of Axel Springer Digital Ventures from 2014 to 2018 and was also responsible for its entry into the US market. While at Axel Springer, notable transactions included Stepstone, Airbnb, Runtastic, N26, Group Nine, Yad2, Business Insider, Uber and eMarketer, as well as the Classified JV with General Atlantic.

Jens has an MEng/MBA from Berlin Institute of Technology and a PhD in Organizational Transformation from a joint research project with Columbia University. He has been serving on Bonnier AB’s Board since 2016 and is Chairman of the Board at Bonnier Ventures.