Technological advancements are revolutionising financial services around the globe, and in some places more than others. In 2018, can there really be a fintech capital? What does this even mean in today's connected world? Our panel of experts will talk investment opportunities, regulatory restrictions, cultural benefits and best practices when looking at the modern fintech ecosystem.
Alexander Graubner-Mueller , Kreditech
Alexander Graubner-Müller, Co-Founder and CEO of Kreditech, strongly believes that algorithms and statistical data are the building blocks for the next Industrial Revolution. He is convinced that big data-based decision making will become the sole focus of digital banking in the future, and will eventually change the entire industry. Prior to co-founding Kreditech, Alexander co-founded and sold the prediction-market engine PredictX together with Sebastian Diemer (Kreditech’s other co-founder). Before his days as an entrepreneur, he managed engineering and product development at Rocket Internet. Alexander also has a background in the investment and banking sectors. Alexander studied at the University of St. Gallen and the Swiss Institute of Technology, and holds a dual bachelor’s degree in business and econometrics. During his studies he was involved in various research projects regarding web and data mining.