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How to build a high-growth venture, a talk by Pr. Jan Brinckmann


January 09 OF 2019 from 07:30 PM to 09:30 PM

The ESADE Alumni San Francisco Chapter is delighted to invite you to a new session ''How to build a high-growth venture, a talk by Prof. Jan Brinckmann'' on Wednesday 09th January at 7:30pm.

A fireside chat with Prof. Jan Brinckmann and founders of high-growth ventures about their experiences and how they built their companies, pitfalls to avoid and new opportunities. After the fireside chat, there will be a Q&A/Interactive session with the audience and an open networking session.


Jan Brinckmann

Jan Brinckmann is a professor of entrepreneurship and strategy at ESADE Business School in its Strategy and General Management Department. He is the director of the Entrepreneurship Lab on the ESADE MBA Programme and director of ESADE’s own accelerator. Before coming to ESADE, he taught at Loyola University Chicago and Cornell University and was a visiting scholar at Stanford University and Case Western Reserve University. Dr Brinckmann is the founder and head of Karma Ventures, a high-tech venture investment and advisory holding. He is a board member of Aklamio, Careesma (Grupo Intercom), Favcorner and Kviar Groupe. He led investments in Juniqe, Red Points, First Stop Health and Icebergs which was recently acquired by Pinterest.

Furthermore, Dr Brinckmann is associated with Brains to Ventures, a business angel network from Switzerland and their VC fund. Dr Brinckmann also directs ESADE’s support for the KIC InnoEnergy incubator at ESADE Creapolis. His mission is to empower entrepreneurs


Hope to see you all there!

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