Advisory Committee of the Fraunhofer Academy

Jan Veira

Jan Veira co-founded University4Industry in 2015. The Munich-based startup helps companies prepare their employees for the challenges of the digital future. It offers online training courses that enable many employees to efficiently obtain the right qualifications.

At University4Industry, Jan Veira looks after customers from the high-tech, automotive and automation sectors. His main focus is on the topics of industrial digitalization (Industry 4.0/Industrial IoT/Connectivitiy) and industrial security. He is an expert in digital training formats that work in industrial and corporate contexts and lead to measurable business impact. With his company, he works on the latest innovations in online learning.Prior to founding University4Industry, he was a Junior Partner at McKinsey & Company. He has 10+ years of experience in the high-tech industry, an MBA from the University of California Berkeley and a diploma in physics from TU Berlin.