Berlin, , 10117
Since graduating with a degree in software development in the late 90’s, Jens founded and led multiple startups in tech, games, and foremost, the Esports business. In 2000, he founded Turtle Entertainment. As CEO for ten years, Jens grew the company into the world's most prestigious eSports brand and, along with it, paved the way for eSports to go mainstream. In 2010, he transitioned to Chairman of the Board. After relocating to Berlin in 2011, Jens began to actively invest in and support startups in the gaming space. In addition to leading DOJO Madness, Jens invests in eSports companies with his investment vehicle BITKRAFT.
Markus co-founded Delivery Hero, the Berlin-based food delivery unicorn, currently valued at over three billion dollars. Prior to Delivery Hero, Markus was a Partner at Team Europe, co-founded the Web2Asia incubator, was an advisor at the Austrian VC firm Gamma Capital Partners and has made various angel investments in internet startups. In addition to his role at DOJO Madness, Markus invests in Esports companies through his investment vehicle BITKRAFT.
Chris is a fifteen year veteran in the Esports space building companies including an Esports League and a social network for gamers. An expert in product and design, Chris previously worked in-house and built his own agency with major clients including Red Bull. In 2014, Chris moved to Berlin and co-founded DOJO Madness, where he currently acts as CCO.