Jana Hecker

Senior Advisor, Einstein Space Consulting

Jana Hecker is a dynamic and experienced professional in the venture capital and investment banking sectors. She holds the position of General Partner at Einstein Industries Ventures in Berlin, where she plays a pivotal role in guiding and investing in promising ventures. Jana brings with her over 10 years of rich experience in venture capital, having worked as both a VC and an angel investor. This background has equipped her with deep insights into the dynamics of funding and growing startups.

In addition to her venture capital pursuits, Jana is actively involved in governance roles, holding board memberships at various start-up and scale-up companies. These positions demonstrate her commitment to nurturing and steering young companies towards success and growth.

Jana's career is further distinguished by her senior leadership roles at some of the world's leading global investment banks, including JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, and Deutsche Bank. Notably, she held the position of Global Head of Equity Capital Markets and was the Chair of the Equity Underwriting Committee. These roles underscore her extensive expertise and leadership in the high-stakes environment of global finance. Her contributions in these positions have been pivotal in shaping the strategies and successes of these renowned banking institutions.

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