Jan Bohl (Ableton)

Thursday, February 2, 2017, 6:30 – 9:00 PM UTC

Jan Bohl is the COO/CFO of Ableton, a leading producer of soft- and hardware for music creation such as Ableton Live or Ableton Push. Jan has been part of Ableton since 2000 and has helped the company develop through the ups and downs of fundraising rounds, two financial crises, steep growth and an ever changing music landscape.

About this event

Jan Bohl is an entrepreneur and angel investor based in Berlin. Jan graduated in business administration from both ESCP Paris and Technical University of Berlin and started his career as a management consultant in the media practice group with PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Since 2000, Jan is co-owner and CFO/COO of Ableton, an internationally renowned maker of music software having offices in Berlin and Los Angeles. Since Ableton's foundation more than 2 million musicians, DJs, sound designers have used one of Ableton’s software programs. 

Ableton has been nominated several times in the German Technology Fast 50 ranking of Deloitte in which the fastest growing technology companies are listed in.

Jan has built up the commercial organization of Ableton and has successfully lead this division since 2000. Next to the established software business Ableton released its first hardware product called PUSH in March 2013. 

Besides his role within Ableton, Jan has been a mentor and coach to founders and managers of start up businesses especially in the area of technology/Internet. He is an active business angel investor, with investments including SoundCloud or Phonedeck.

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Thursday, February 2, 2017
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM UTC


6:30 PMNetworking and Food
7:00 PMStartup Grind Interview
7:45 PMQ&A