Munich/Regensburg - January 20, 2022. Since the beginning of the year, Jan Sobota (40) has been Chief Operating & Financial Officer of anybill, enabler for digital receipts. In previous positions, Sobota has led businesses with full responsibility for Finance & Operations. In doing so, Sobota has built agile teams in a fast-growing environment as well as driven new product and business model development and revenue and earnings growth. As an investor, the Aachener native has worked closely with startups, negotiated investments, and guided founders and companies through various fundraising and growth phases.
Sobota also built a corporate startup from an MVP with zero users to an app with over 1 million active users and profitable results in a very short time. "Here, I also dealt intensively with the shopping behavior of users and retail, right down to the receipt. That’s one of the reasons why I find anybill so exciting”, says Sobota.
Sobota has also gained valuable experience for the rapid growth of digital innovations and technologies as Digital Director at Condé Nast Germany, Board Observer at Farfetch and Vestiare Collective independent strategy consultant and most recently as Principal Expert at eccelerate.
Lea Frank, Co-Founder & CEO of anybill: "We are delighted to have Jan on board as an experienced Manager at anybill. His expertise in developing, implementing and scaling digital business models will bring us closer to our goal: to become the leading enabler for digital receipst."
From now on, Sobota will be responsible for anybill's Operations, working closely with the founding team to significantly drive the tech Company's growth, Budget Planning, and Human Resources as well as Strategy-Topics.
The goal of anybill is to provide digital receipts to every payment - in merchant apps, banking and payment apps, or without any app - wherever the consumer of tomorrow expect receipts. For a high availability, anybill focuses on cash register integrations. With scalable API services, merchants of any size and industry have the possibility to issue digital receipts. anybill acts as an enabler for issuing receipts and provides SDK modules for third-party applications such as banking or merchant apps to offer digital receipts as an embedded service. anybill was founded in December 2019 by Lea Frank, Tobias Gubo and Patrick Göttler and has locations in Regensburg and Munich.