PRODUCT: Management, DESIGN: Prototyping, PEOPLE: Management
Jan is the founder of a U+, a product development company launching corporate & startup innovations. At U+ he has built over 60 products in 5 years, with an aggregate valuation of over $1 billion. After extensively studying computer science and economics, Beránek co–founded and sold multiple companies in the EU and US, gaining an innate understanding of both markets. Along with serving as a mentor at Google Accelerator, he works with the European Space Agency BIC, WeWork Labs, and Alley. He loves skateboarding, running, and attempting to surf with his husky, Ellie.