Jonas Lindemann, CEO of Hafven (Germany)

Jonas Lindemann is a serial founder focused on building communities and the access economy. In bringing the two together, he aims at enabling as many people as possible to solve humanity’s big problems through entrepreneurship and innovation.

As co-founder and CEO of, Jonas is developing an operating system for the age of hybrid work and community economies. As co-founder and CEO of Hafven – one of the largest innovation communities in Europe – he runs coworking and maker spaces, an impact accelerator and more innovation programmes.

In 2017, Jonas was appointed to the Expert Advisory Board for Germany as a Fellow of the Competence Centre for the Cultural and Creative Industries of the Federal Government. As a board member, jury member and coach Jonas shares his expertise with aspiring founders.

Jonas, who studied communication design and was born in 1983, has been active as an entrepreneur since the age of 20 and has founded several companies in different sectors. Jonas currently lives and works in Hanover.