This event is for angel investors, family offices, venture capitalists and corporate ventures that want to invest in fintech startups and also for aspiring angel investors that can learn from the sessions provided before the pitching sessions.
13:00 – Registration, Coffee, and Networking
13:30 – Welcome Note
13:45 – Keynote: The Startup Exit Success Story of Carbon Delta
Speaker: Oliver Marchand, Co-founder and CEO of Carbon Delta
14:15 – SICTIC Angel Training Session: From Manager to Investor
Speaker: Dr. Marius Fuchs, Senior Lecturer at the Institute for Financial Services (IFZ) at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU). Co-author with Prof. Dr. Cuno Pümpin of «Vom Manager zum Investor: 7 Schritte in die erfolgreiche Unabhängigkeit».
14:45 – Panel: Challenges and Opportunities of the European Fintech Ecosystem
15:15 – Networking Break w/ Coffee
16:00 – Fintech Startup Pitches Round I
17:00 – Coffee Break
17:20 – Fintech Startup Pitches Round II
18:20 – Closing Words
18:30 – Networking Apéro with Matchmaking
20:00 – End of the Apéro
*Event Agenda in progress, check back for updates and speaker announcements.
Andreas Iten is Managing Director and Head of Fintech Ventures at SIX. He is co-founder of the SIX Hackathon (Europe’s largest Fintech coding contest), co-founder and board member of the Zurich based F10 Fin Tech Incubator & Accelerator.
Andreas is an experienced innovation & entrepreneurship strategist, with proven leadership in high-level innovation, open-innovation, information technology management and entrepreneurship. Andreas has worked for over 15 years within leading institutions in the IT service, airline & transportation and the financial industry.
Since 2015 Andreas was leading technology innovation and he acted as the Chief Information Officer for the division Financial Information within SIX Group.
Marius co-authored with Prof. Dr. Cuno Pümpin the book «Vom Manager zum Investor: 7 Schritte in die erfolgreiche Unabhängigkeit» (Campus, 2017) and just recently «Transformation durch Wertsprungmanagement – Der Vorstoss in neue unternehmerische Dimensionen» (Campus, 2019).
Marius holds a Ph.D. from the University of St. Gallen (HSG), where he also earned a Bachelor and Master of Business Administration degree. He specialized in Venture Capital and Turnaround Management during a term at Indiana University (U.S.A) and is a Swiss Chartered Public Accountant. Previous and current positions include roles as advisor, CFO, ad-interim CEO and Board member at privately held as well as venture capital-backed companies.
He is the owner of QIC Performance Consulting and QIC Capital AG in Zug (www.qic.ch).
Currently, he is working on a new book planned for 2021 on Wealth Building through Strategic Investment Approaches (including seed investing), together with Prof. Dr. Cuno Pümpin.
Prior to co-founding Carbon Delta, Oliver spent 9 years with Fisch Asset Management as Head IT. In that position, he was leading a team that was responsible for all IT operations and the development of the in-house portfolio management system. Moreover, he has worked as a researcher in weather forecasting for almost a decade.
At various weather services, he worked as a researcher and did fun stuff like using supercomputers, integrating new wind profiler data, and developing thunderstorm warning systems. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the ETH Zurich. Oliver is passionate about programming, triathlon, solar cooking and his kids.
Fintech Startup Applications
Startups: If you want to pitch, please submit your project here. If accepted to pitch, you will get two free tickets to attend. We encourage startups that fulfil our investment criteria to submit their business case. We offer this service and the pitching at one of our events free of charge to startups.
Application Deadline: October 20th 2019, 24:00CET
This event is intended primarily for angel investors (also novices). Family offices, fund managers and venture capitalists that want to invest in Swiss Startups are also welcome to attend.
SICTIC Investors and invited guests please use your promotion code to get your free ticket.
Investors: You can read the startup business cases before the event by joining our SICTIC Investor Community. You can then attend SICTIC Investor Days for free and get access to our online deal platform.
Limited seating. No entry without a valid ticket. No ticket sale at the event.