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Janine Jakob

Founder, Intercultural Consultant, Peak Performance Trainer

Janine Jakob, recognized as one of the “Top 10 Women Business Leaders To Watch in 2024” by Global Woman Leader magazine, is a visionary entrepreneur and the mastermind behind Full Potential Partners, Shanghai. Her journey commenced in Germany, leading her to China in 2017 after accruing seven years of invaluable experience at the Fortune 500 titan, Hewlett-Packard. Her first entrepreneurial ventures include the innovative Happiness Association and the culture-bridging homestay ByeByeBorders in Suzhou, China.


Janine's academic achievements are equally distinguished, boasting a dual Master's degree in International Business from Munich Business School in Germany and French SKEMA Business School situated in Suzhou. Her global perspective is shaped by living, studying, and working across multiple cultures, including France, the USA, Finland, and China.

More recently, Janine has co-launched a new venture between China and Europe. She also cultivates a thriving online community of over 6,000 members through her Monday Morning Motivation platform, delivering daily insights into self-development, well-being, motivation, and mindset. Janine is not only a passionate founder but also a former event host for various networking organizations such as Girl Gone International Suzhou and has played a pivotal role in building intercultural connections as part of InterNations Suzhou. Her multifaceted career is a testament to her commitment to unlocking potential, fostering global relationships, and championing happiness in the professional realm.

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