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Managing Partner & Founder at Yabusame Partners
Jens Weitzel is Managing Partner at Yabusame Partners (YP), a boutique consulting firm with locations in France, Israel and the United States. Jens has lived in Silicon Valley for 18 years after starting his professional career in Germany and Asia-Pacific. YP works at the nexus between technology startups and corporates and engages clients in strategy, business development, and financing assignments. Jens has broad horizontal and vertical experience in software/cloud businesses and focuses on B2B businesses in automotive/mobility, IoT, supply chain/logistics, manufacturing, and energy/sustainability verticals. He is a mentor at several Silicon Valley accelerators, including StartX, the Stanford University Startup Accelerator, and strategic advisor to numerous technology companies. Jens holds a graduate degree in Business Administration from University of Cologne in Germany.