Jochen is a highly experienced consultant in the financial industry and beyond. Based in Frankfurt and Hong Kong, he supports financial centres, stock exchanges, regulatory authorities and corporates in Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
On behalf of the financial centre of Frankfurt he takes care of development and implementing partnerships between Frankfurt and other international financial centres. He helps leading financial centres to develop themselves into global FinTech hubs, establishing vibrant start-up ecosystems and supporting young companies with new business ideas in finance & technology. Furthermore, he has a special interest in Blockchain technology, where he brings projects, experts, companies and investors together.
Last but not least, he consults Chinese companies and investors in doing business in Germany and German companies to be successful in China.
From 1999 to 2013 Jochen worked in different leading positions for Deutsche Börse Group, a leading and fully integrated global exchange organisation headquartered in Frankfurt. As SVP for International Affairs he was in charge of Deutsche Börse Group’s business in emerging markets.
Between 2001 and 2005 he served as a lecturer at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management.
Jochen holds a diploma in mathematics & computer science from the University of Göttingen and a Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Cottbus, Germany.