This week, join us for one more installment of “News from The FinTech Front” hosted by Matthias Kröner – leading Diana Biggs (Valour) and Gerd Weissenboeck (Zelig Associates) for a conversation from the latest enterprise valuations to future mega-trends in the fintech space! An unmissable episode available on all #BBE channels.
More on our guests:
Diana Biggs is CEO of Valour, the issuer of European Exchange-Traded Products (ETPs) providing investors with exposure to innovations such as digital assets. In addition to her role at Valour, Diana is an Associate Fellow with Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, and a Board Member for the World Economic Forum Digital Leaders of Europe initiative. Prior to joining Valour, she was Global Head of Innovation with HSBC Private Banking, and her earlier career includes roles such as VP, Growth & Partnerships with Uphold, Chief Strategy Officer of Soko, and a Management Consultant with Oliver Wyman Financial Services.
Gerd has a wealth of cross-border corporate finance expertise gained over two decades, having advised on over 50 successful M&A and fundraising transactions, with a total transaction value exceeding $40bn. In addition to his role at Zelig, Gerd is also an investor in early-stage SaaS companies including Alpima, Insly, Eventcase, Betterdoc, and Finmatics. Before co-founding Zelig, Gerd was Senior Director at RBS, where he worked from 2008 to 2013 covering the TMT sector. Prior to joining RBS, Gerd worked at ABN AMRO and Citi
Gerd holds an MA from Johns Hopkins University.