Dr. Jan Engels

Investment Manager

Dr. Jan Engels

Investment Manager

Following a bachelor’s degree in biotechnology, Dr. Jan F. Engels completed a PhD in chemistry and nanotechnology in Hong Kong, where he stayed the past 10 years. During his PhD studies he co-founded a medical device start-up in the field of ophthalmology and drug delivery with the position as VP technology. Next to R&D, his focus was on technology patents and business development with successful collaborations with listed companies in US, Europe, and Japan. Next to his start-up position, Jan has a part time lecturer position, teaching Entrepreneurship. After returning to Germany, he joined High-Tech Gründerfonds as an Investment Manager Life Science.

Contact

Telefon:
+49 – (0) 228 – 82300 – 077

Events

Event
1. June 2022
Training Venture Creation for Startups ( Biotech | Medtech )
In Elavity’s 4 day Venture Building program ( 01.06.22, 09.06.22, 16.06.22, 22.06.22) you will learn how to start a business in the healthcare sector. The course covers the main areas needed to start a new business and ends in a Demo Day on 28.06.2022 from 15:00h to 17:00h, with a presentation to investors and venture capital companies. Dr. Anke Caßing, Principal and Authorized Representative and Jakob Lilienweiss, Investment Analyst, at HTGF will speak and answer questions on the topic o