Biographie

Jessica Holzbach co-founded Penta and served as its Chief Customer Officer on the Management Team for over 4.5 years since its inception to scale with over 30.000 customers, +150 employees, and more than a 45million in venture funding collected. She started her career by studying General Management before completing her Master in Finance. Jessica worked as a digital strategy consultant for banks and insurance companies. She founded her first company in 2016, before switching back to banking with Penta in 2017. As CCO and MD, she was responsible for Penta's growth and was honored by Forbes on the “30 under 30” list, Capital on “Top 40 under 40” and won the German Startup Award of 2021. Currently, she is an independent advisor in the fintech scene, speaker at startup and finance events, and Angel Investor in early-stage companies.

Langues parlées

  • Anglais
  • Français
  • Portugais
  • Espagnol

Carrière

Expériences professionnelles

  • Ilavska Vuillermoz Capital SARL

    • Advisory Board Member
    • décembre 2021 à aujourd'hui
  • Penta

    • Co-Founder
    • 2017 - 2021
  • I am what I eat (IAWIE)

    • Co-Founder & CEO
    • 2016 - 2017
  • BearingPoint SA

    • Business Consultant
    • 2013 - 2017
  • BRF

    • Business Consultant
    • 2016 - 2016

Formations et distinctions

EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht

  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), General Management and Business Law
  • 2009 - 2012

CEMS - The Global Alliance in Management Education

  • Master of Science (M.Sc.), Management
  • 2015 - 2016

Nova School of Business and Economics

  • Master of Science (M.Sc.), Management and Finance
  • 2014 - 2016

Stellenbosch University

  • Semester abroad, Business, Management, Marketing
  • 2011 - 2011

Contact

  • Ilavska Vuillermoz Capital
  • 8, rue du Marché-aux-Herbes, L-1728 Luxembourg
  • www.ivc.fund