Jakob Giesecke

Jakob is Vice President at i5invest, focusing on Corporate Development/M&A.

He combines profound knowledge in business and tech that proves to be extremely helpful in seeing things from different angles and successfully collaborating with experts in multiple fields.

Before joining i5invest, Jakob worked in the automotive & tech industry, where he gained deep insights in various areas of fast-growing international companies. He led operational and strategic projects and set up a new development center and production plant in China. He enriches the team with expertise in business modeling, market analysis, corporate development as well as strong technical and industry knowledge.

Jakob holds a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and Management from the Technical University of Vienna (TU Vienna) and completed Executive Education in General Management and Business Administration at INSEAD.

Besides working at i5invest and helping clients to grow their businesses, Jakob enjoys road and mountain biking, tennis, sailing and skiing. He is eager to learn new skills, meet new people, and loves traveling around the world.