Yatan V.

Entrepreneur and innovation consultant specialized in Startups, Farming, Coworking

German, English, Spanish; Castilian

I love building, facilitating and running healthy and high performing teams and projects. I do that by managing and advising tech and social organizations and building and leading education programs f...see more

  • Education & Edtech
  • Automotive
  • Professional Services
  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Co-Director Colombia

Founder Institute
9 months
Current position
Mar 2022 - Present
The Founder Institute is the world’s premier pre-seed startup accelerator, with chapters across 180+ cities and Graduates that have built companies exceeding $20B in estimated value. We...see more

Member Board Of Directors

TroTro Tractor
1 year
Current position
Sep 2021 - Present
I have been supporting this fantastic startup as a mentor for 5 years and now, as a Member of the Board of Directors, help steer one of Ghana's most prominent startups, TroTro Tractor. ...see more

Mindfulness & Emotional Intelligence Lead

3 years
Current position
Jun 2020 - Present
- We support teams to tackle their culture challenges in order to create great employee, leadership and team experiences. - We create human-centered cultures by training and inspiring p...see more

Certified SIY Teacher & Mindful Leadership Facilitator

Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute (SIYLI)
4 years
Current position
Apr 2019 - Present
Born out of Google, the Search Inside Yourself (SIY) Program is a globally-recognized Emotional Intelligence and Leadership Training. Using the tools of Neuroscience, Mindfulness, and E...see more

Venture Developer AgriTech, Health & Medical

Next Big Thing AG
1 year
Sep 2018 - Sep 2019
- Venture Development in AgriTech & WaterTech IoT

Google Launchpad Mentor

2 years
Sep 2015 - Sep 2017
- mentored in technology and product strategy - participated in several Google Launchpads both public and for companies

Innovation & Acceleration Consultant

Yatan Blumenthal Consulting
7 years
Current position
Jul 2015 - Present
Clients have included Deutsche Telekom, Cisco, Audi, Deutsche Bahn, Conrad and the Korean Government to name a few. -Startup Accelerator Consulting: Curriculum building, mentor traini...see more

Country Manager & Managing Director Germany

La Ruche qui dit Oui !
2 years
Dec 2013 - Nov 2015
Leading the development of the German market --> Building a team --> Creating a network of supporters --> Coordinating deployment, PR, translation etc

Co-Founder & Accelerator Lead

Hardware.co - Community and Accelerator
9 years
Current position
Jul 2013 - Present
The Berlin Hardware Accelerator is for startups that are making physical products from all over the world. The program offers no strings attached assistance in the form of mentorship, e...see more

COO betahaus | X & Chief Accelerator

4 years
Jul 2013 - Jul 2017
Building acceleration programs both with internal teams of corporates (intrapreneurship) and with startups. Worked with Deutsche Bahn, SAP, Ernst and Young, Siemens and EnBW.


Maastricht University
8 months
Jan 2012 - Sep 2012
Lecturing subjects Supply Chain Management and Marketing.

Co-Founder and Partner

3 years
Jul 2010 - Mar 2013
Join an incredible community of like-minded entrepreneurs, pioneers & creatives. Bounce ideas. Do the stuff you love. Build your business. At BounceSpace we believe in a new kind of o...see more

Co-Founder, CTO and CEO

2 years
Sep 2009 - Sep 2011
- in charge of technology and development - building web traffic growth and Search Engine Optimization - management of Programmer team and outsourcing activities - in charge of online m...see more

Co-Founder and Partner

2 years
Jul 2008 - Jun 2010
· Concept Creation and Building of an E-Commerce · Leading team of Programmers and Web Designers · In charge of Marketing and expansion to other markets as NZ, AU and Mainland Eu...see more

Communications & Project Intern

AIDS Prevention and Control Project
8 months
Aug 2007 - Apr 2008

Poverty Environment Initiative Assistant

United Nations Environment Programme
6 months
Jan 2007 - Jul 2007
- Research into Poverty and Environment Linkage - Assistance in Organization of Workshops - Website updates and web-related work - Correction and drafting of UN manuals

Financial Control Analyst (Internship)

Banco Santander
5 months
Jun 2005 - Nov 2005

Hotel Liaison Manager (Student Job)

1 year
Sep 2004 - Sep 2005
- in charge of expansion of German and Spanish speaking market - recruitment of new hotels - debt collection - inbound call centre operator

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Management Consulting
  • Venture Capital & Private Equity
  • Education & Edtech
  • Automotive
  • Professional Services
  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance

Role experience

  • Entrepreneurship
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Consulting
  • Strategy & Business Development


  • Coaching & Mentoring