The FQX Core Team

Frank Wendt

Co-Founder

CEO

frank@fqx.ch

 

CEO with across the board experience within trade, finance, risk management, cash and working capital. Has strong managerial and consulting background with senior level leadership & executive positions at Intel Corp., Cortera Inc, KPMG, CBM and C2FO. Attained a US MBA in Finance, UK BA Hons and German Business Degree and attended the International Banking School INSEAD.

 

Benedikt Schuppli

Co-Founder

COO

benedikt@fqx.ch 

 

Creative lawyer and entrepreneur with multi-year experience in FinTech, Blockchain-based trading markets and banking. Is a current board member of the Lisk Foundation and public speaker. Has worked as CLO at Lykke Corp and COO at Lexon Foundation. Attained and completed MLaw UZH, CAS in Financial Markets Law, and is an Attorney-at-Law.

 

Dr. des. Stephan D. Meyer

Co-Founder

CPO & Chief Legal Engineer

stephan@fqx.ch

 

Expert in asset tokenisation and DLT law with strong IT affinity. Legal advisor with MME, blockchain module lead at University of Lucerne, lecturer at ZHAW, founding member of thinkBLOCKtank, legal advisor (captain) at Swiss Armed Forces. Former legal positions with Generali Insurances. PhD in blockchain & law from UZH, LL.M. from QMUL. Qualified Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public (Zug).

 

Dr. Philipp von Randow
Co-Founder

General Counsel

philipp@fqx.ch

 

Finance and securities law expert. Retired partner Latham & Watkins LLP (co-founder Frankfurt & Middle East offices). Former advisor to the German Government and World Bank. Start-up founder. Public speaker. Dr. iur., University of Hamburg, and John M. Olin Visiting Scholar Harvard Law School (Dept. of Law and Economics). 

 



Dr. Stefan Jaecklin

Strategy & BD

stefan@fqx.ch

 

Serial startup entrepreneur, founder and board member. Is an advisor to Financial Services at various companies and former partner in investment banking, exchange business and asset management at Oliver Wyman advising institutions in New York, London, Frankfurt and Zurich. Attained a Master in Economics from Singapore University as well as a Master and PhD in international economics from the Graduate Institute in Geneva.

 

Michael Füllemann

Strategy & BD

michael@fqx.ch

 

Senior Partner and MD at Boston Consulting Group advising industrial and financial companies globally on growth, technology and operations topics. Former member of the global Executive Committee at Schindler elevators responsible for global product lines and services. Serial investor and advisor to start-up companies. Attained a Master in Economics from University of St.Gallen (HSG).

 

Daniel Killenberger

Technical Lead

daniel@fqx.ch

 

Experienced in artificial intelligence, blockchain technology and backend development. Is a former software engineer at TI&M, lead developer at Contract Vault GmbH and software engineer at University Hospital Basel and Research & Teaching Assistant. Attained a B.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Basel.

 

Peach Zwyssig

Product Architect

peach@fqx.ch

 

Digitalization expert with consulting background and entrepreneurial DNA. Has 20+ years experience in digital transformation. Currently CEO & Co-Founder of Axelra and Advisor of foryouandyourcustomers. Former executive and consulting positions at IMPAQ, Unic and Accenture. Qualified business computer scientist and Executive MBA from HSG-University of St. Gallen.

 


Samuel Emde

Developer

samuel@fqx.ch

 

Software developer with experience in web development, artificial intelligence and named data networking. Former employee of the Computer Networks Group at University of Basel. Attained a Bachelor's degree in Music and Media Arts at Bern University of Arts and a B.Sc. in Computer Science from University of Basel.

 

Jonas Rudin

Developer

jonas@fqx.ch

 

Experienced biologist that has worked in the cytopathology department of the University Hospital in Basel with a B.Sc. and specialisation in Molecular Biology. Currently attaining a B.Sc. in Computer Science focused on data science and machine learning at the University of Basel. 

 

Elliot Walmsley

Developer

elliot@fqx.ch

 

Full stack software developer with interests in artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies. Has worked as the sole developer of LabAssets.com, building and running all technical aspects of the business. Attained a B.Sc. in Computer Science from Heriot Watt University.

 

Lucas Pelloni

Tech Architect

lucas@fqx.ch

 

Full stack engineer with 10 years of product tech delivery experience. 5 years with strong focus on user interface. Worked 3 years as investment consultant for institutional clients. Holds a Masters degree in Business Informatics and Computer Science from University of Zurich. Currently Venture Lead Engineer & Co-Founder of Axelra.

 


Helmut Paulus

Asset Management

helmut@fqx.ch

 

Long-term expert in asset management. Former CEO, CIO and Co-Founder at Quoniam Asset Management GmbH for more than 20 years. Known professional in the field of institutional portfolio management of various asset classes. Attained a Master in Industrial Engineering (Diol. Wi. -Ing.) from KIT (Karlsruhe Inst. of Technology) respectively University of Karlsruhe.

Caroline Wendt

Marketing Coordinator

caroline@fqx.ch

 

FinTech enthusiast and International Business student at NHL Stenden. Currently Vice President of the NHL Stenden Academy Council, and Head of Finance of IBCO. Former Consulting Internship at Bonpago GmbH (Frankfurt) and Executive Assistant at The Hudson Atlantic Land Company (New York).

 

Recruiting:

IT / Finance / BD / Sales

mailto: contact@fqx.ch

 

We are constantly looking for new employees and partners sharing our passion for digitization, finance and legaltech. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you believe that your skills can be of value for us!


Advisory Board

Jörg Hashagen

CPA & Tax Consultant,

Ret. Partner KPMG Germany

 

Long standing international career in auditing and advisory of financial services firms with focus on universal banks, asset management and insurance as well as consulting on financial steering and debt management of fiscal entities. Global coordination of the network of an international accounting firm in broad operational and strategic themes.

 

Prof. Dr. Andreas Furrer

Partner MME, Law Professor

at University of Lucerne

 

Prof. Dr. Andreas Furrer acts as attorney, arbitrator and globally recognized expert in the areas of international commercial and contract law and international private law. He is Partner with MME Legal, law professor and director of the Center for Logistics and Transport Law at University of Lucerne and founding member of the Swiss Arbitration Academy.

 

Dr. Hans Kuhn

Co-Founder & Partner of DALAW

 

 Dr. Hans Kuhn is a legal practitioner and renowned expert in negotiable instruments law as well as banking and financial market law. Prior to joining a private practice in 2014, Dr. Kuhn served as chief legal counsel for the Swiss National Bank. He has extensive experience as a member of expert groups related to securities law and regulation, bank resolution, derivatives and netting legislation.

 

Dazza Greenwood

Founder of CIVICS.com & Lecturer at MIT Media Lab

 

Daniel Greenwood has substantial consulting experience at industry level, having presented before the US Senate on electronic transaction laws, consulted fortune 100 companies, NASA, the UK Cabinet Office and many other public and private sector organizations, NGOs and corporate giants. He is also a researcher and lecturer at MIT Media Lab and elected Vice Chair of the Identity Ecosystem Steering Group’s Plenary. 

 

 

 

 


Academic Partners

Prof. Dr. Erik Hofmann

Professor for Supply Chain Management at the University of St. Gallen

 

Erik Hofmann is professor at HSG-University of St. Gallen and Director of the Institute of Supply Chain Management. His subject focal points are supply chain management and finance with a special emphasis on operations management. Prof. Dr. Hofmann has won 11 awards in the last 10 years, such as the ‘2019 Highly Commended Award’ of the International Journal of Logistics Management.

 

 



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