He'll be taking an advisory role for the company.
Jan Wiechers is an expert in technology monetisation and business development, based in New York. He has more than 10 years of consulting and sales experience across the US, EMEA and Asia.
He was heavily involved in the global monetisation of Youtube from the early days, having attracted large partnerships for the company while establishing a number of new brands on the platform and project-managing cross-functional global teams for the world's leading video provider.
While at Google Jan worked as a Brand Evangelist, amongst other things, under Chief Evangelist Gopi Kallayil for over 5 years in Google's Dublin, New York and Silicon Valley offices. He was awarded with the Google Gold Award, Platinum Award, Vice President Award and One EMEA Award - the four highest recognitions for outstanding performance and leadership on a global level. He also served as an MBA/Masters Degree adjunct lecturer at well known universities such as Bocconi Milan and Grenoble University, and has also spoken at the Harvard and Yale Clubs in New York.
Jan is currently a partner at Rekall AI, an Artificial Intelligence company based in New York. He is passionate about brands, AI and blockchain and works closely with a small number of ambitious companies based in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, of which Advanced Blockchain AG is now one.
As we work towards creating one of the world's first blockchain products for corporates, Jan's years of expertise in the product monetisation field will add great value. He joins former Skype COO, Michael Jackson, in advising us on product strategy. Jan will be representing Advanced Blockchain AG on the East Coast of the United States.
Advanced Blockchain AG is a German publicly listed Blockchain-as-a-Service company based in Berlin. We build next generation blockchain infrastructure and applications for the world's largest companies and we're the first blockchain company to be listed on the Xetra (Frankfurt) stock exchange.