Meet the C.E.O

Janine Jakob

Janine Jakob is a Trainer and Coach from Germany and founder of her company Full Potential Partners Shanghai (潜智(上海)商务咨询有限公司) who moved to China in 2017. After 7 years of work experience at global Fortune 500 IT company Hewlett-Packard Germany, she founded the Happiness Association in Suzhou. In parallel she studied International Business to receive her Master of Arts at German Munich Business School and her Master of Science at French SKEMA Business School in Suzhou, China. Janine is Suzhou’s Founder of the female network Girl Gone International, the founder of Monday Morning Motivation and hosts regular international events for InterNations in Suzhou. 

Industry Experience: 11 yrs in Hospitality, 8 yrs in IT, 5 yrs in Education, 5 yrs in Manufacturing, Automotive & Life Sciences, 3 yrs in Finance 


  •  ICCI Certified Career Advisor 
  • Science of Happiness ed
  •  Master of Science & Arts in International Business 
  •  HPE Spartans Sales 
  •  ITIL v3 Foundation Certified 
  •  Communication and Mediation in International & Virtual Teams