Jakob Riegger is co-founder and managing director of TrustYou. Before launching TrustYou, Jakob was global head of consulting and professional services as well as managing director of Autonomy Systems PLC, market leader in enterprise search and compliance.
In 2011, Hewlett-Packard acquired the company for $10 billion. Prior, Jakob co-founded Hype Communications Ltd, the first Skype-based call-by-call and call-back system for mobile phones. Jakob also co-founded and was non-executive director at Designmuster Ltd, the first global database for patent designs, which was acquired by Questel in 2006. In 1996, Jakob co-founded his first company, Global Linxs GmbH, where he also served as managing director.