Editor, Die Zeit
Jens is an editor at the German weekly Die ZEIT. For Die ZEIT he reports about the German and European start-up scene and start-up politics. Furthermore, he is organizing “ZEIT GELD”, a magazine for readers interested in finance, private investments and the fintech scene.
Before joining Die ZEIT in February 2015, Jens worked as a freelancer, mostly for magazines like WirtschaftsWoche, brand eins and t3n. Being WirtschaftsWoche’s startup reporter, he organized the magazine’s start-up competition and helped setting up their entrepreneur’s conference Neumacher. Besides that, he headed the editorial training section at the Cologne School of Journalism.
Jens studied Economics and Politics in Cologne and Vancouver and, besides that, holds a degree from the Cologne School of Journalism.