Leading expert in disruptive and customer-centric business models
As CEO and co-founder of Fidor Group, Matthias Kroener’s mission is to innovate and disrupt the financial services industry.
Matthias made a name for himself when he co-created Europe’s first digital bank and online broker, DAB Bank. Serving as their CEO, Matthias brought the bank through a successful IPO in 1999, as well as a beneficial acquisition of Selftrade in 2000.
Having created Fidor’s digital financial service technology provider, Fidor has quickly become a pioneer in the global fintech industry. With offices around the world, Fidor now operates in global hubs like Dubai, New York and Singapore, where it continues to break new ground in financial services. Fidor has operated in BtoC and BtoB, and has been recognised with a string of awards and accolades.
Drawing upon decades of experience in the industry, Matthias is a popular keynote speaker for his insight with start-up companies looking to disrupt existing industries. He also lends his expertise as an incubator, senior digital advisor, founder and investor.