In 2009, he worked as the Policy and Strategy Advisor at Carbonetworks Corporation for 10 months. Mr. Francis has also served as the CTO at The Reinventing Schools Coalition at the Global Liquid Market. From 1996 to 1999 he was the Director of Global Network Services at KLA-Tencor.
He has been a Partner at Systems Consulting Consortium for almost 5 years.
In the past he served and worked as a partner for Sequoia Strategy Group, the first real management consultant firm that focused its desires on Silicon Valley manufactured goods. He was the head executive, leading the development of major projects. He has also worked as a senior executive at Silicon Valley.
In 1991, Jens founded and served as chief executive of SoftArt Research, a network engineering and system design firm serving the Pacific Northwest.
- The Savanna Project for Software- an on the spot demanding venture system for education purposes, made possible through a grant from Bill and Melinda Gates.
- Panoptic Solutions- Panoptic created an on the spot wealth administration proposal in banks and other financial institutions like Charles Schwab and Merrill Lynch.
He received his education from the University of Alaska, obtaining degrees in Mathematics as well as computer science.