About us


We find, rate and summarize relevant knowledge to help people make better decisions in business and in their private lives


Patrick Brigger and Thomas Bergen
founders of getAbstract

We believe in

  • critical thinking

  • the power of arguments

  • progress through knowledge


Mission

We aim to give people the knowledge they need to make better decisions in their professional and personal lives.

Commitment

We're committed to helping the next generation of leaders succeed.

Summaries

We find, rate and summarize the top business books, articles and video talks into 10-minute abstracts.

Topics

We offer 18,000+ text and audio summaries in areas such as leadership, finance, innovation, health and science.

Community

Our worldwide community includes millions of readers, including one-third of Fortune 100 companies.


We believe that relevant
knowledge changes you



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Founded
in Lucerne

Distribution in the US

New office in Aventura

Available in 7 languages

20th
anniversary