Hannes Klöpper is the founder and CEO of HelloBetter, a global leader in the digital mental health care space. Founded in 2015 as GET.ON, HelloBetter is a university spin-off company offering the broadest portfolio of evidence-based digital mental health trainings globally. Prior to joining HelloBetter, Hannes founded iversity, an online education startup. He is an internationally recognised expert in the field of online learning. Before founding iversity Hannes co-authored a book on the university in the 21st century in collaboration with the distinguished philosopher Yehuda Elkana.
From 2010-2011, Hannes worked as an associate on a project that explored the impact of digitalisation on education for the Stiftung Neue Verantwortung. He has been invited to speak on the future of education at numerous conferences including the World Economic Forum in Davos, The Economist Higher Education Forum, the EAIE Annual Conference, the British Council Going Global, Edcrunch Moscow, European Forum Alpbach, Online Educa and Websummit.
He holds a Dual-Masters in Public Administration from Columbia University and the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin and a B.A. in International Relations from the Technische Universität Dresden. Moreover, he spent a semester at Sciences Po Strasbourg and completed the Academy Year programme at the European College of Liberal Arts in Berlin.