The panel of judges of this years event consists of seasoned investors, academics, marketeers, entrepreneurs with an extensive track record in finance and/ or technology. Get listed here. These experts are more than happy to assist FinTech companies in growing their business. To suggest additional experts for 2017 please contact Niek van Geffen by email email@example.com.
Richard Brown (UK) is Partner at Santander InnoVentures, which is Banco Santander's global $100Mn FinTech fund. They provide equity financing to FinTech startup companies in relevant areas to the bank. Interests include digital delivery of financial services, e-commerce and payments, online lending, e-financial investments, big data analytics.
Sven is the manager of LEAF Lab (the innovating team) at Triodos Bank. He is an enthusiast initiator, builder, go-getter with approx. 20 years of experience in the banking sector and 3 years in NGO's. Passionate and continuously focused on sustainability, innovation, customer value and (team) result.
Michael Mellinghoff (Germany) is a Managing Director at TechFluence, and a senior advisor and mentor at FinTech Forum. He is a seasoned investment professional with over 15 years of experience, spanning both the traditional banking and FinTech world. Since 2010 Michael has been working in the (German) FinTech space.
Milestone provides products and services for professional investors to understand, execute and manage marketplace lending investments. By aggregating detailed market data across a wide spectrum of platforms, Milestone allows investors to perform comprehensive analysis of historical and current loan data at both the market and originator level.
Alexander is General Partner at Keen Venture Partners and brings over 20 years in international marketing, sales and general management and venture experience. Alexander was most recently general partner at Prime Ventures where he invested in, and served as board member to: Cint, Greetz, Layar, Takeaway.com.
Alexis Thieriet is the Managing Partner of NovitasFTCL, a leading London- and Amsterdam-based corporate finance boutique exclusively advising clients in the European financial technology sector. He has advised on more than 100 M&A and capital raising transactions over the past 20 years.
Arnoud combines 25 years of experience as Investment Banker with entrepreneurship in the Financial Markets. With an extensive knowledge of financial market products, Arnoud invests in FinTech companies. Currently Arnoud is shareholder of the FinTech company Treasury Services with an unique Bank Independent Cash Pool solution through software.
Quintin is the owner of QSentie Ventures, which is an angel investor for start-ups. Next to this he consults scale-ups and corporates and serves in the supervisory board of Infotheek Group and VONQ. Quintin is the former CEO of Layar and author of management best seller "Suits & Hoodies".
Thomas de With
Thomas is an entrepreneur and investor with focus on fintech to foster innovation in our financial eco-system. He spent over 20 years with Deutsche Bank, demonstrated leadership on executive level, and gained investment banking experience based on an entrepreneurial spirit evidenced by a solid track record.
Tony de Bree
Tony de Bree has 32 years of experience in international Financial Services in strategy, new business models, M&A, Compliance & KYC and evaluating startups. He is certified MIT Fintech-professional, online entrepreneur and advising, training and coaching corporates, startups & scale-ups.
Patrick Lemmens is senior portefeuillemanager at Robeco New World Financials Equities since Oktober 2008. Started in 1993 at ABN AMRO. From 1994 buy-side analyst for Global Financials. From October 2003 till December 31st 2007 portfolio manager Global Financials managing the ABN AMRO Financials Fund.