Max J. Heinzle

Max J. Heinzle is the founder and CEO of 21.finance AG which operates area2invest, a marketplace for securitised and tokenised assets. He studied Business Management and Global Banking & Finance in London and gained extensive capital market experience at one of Austria’s leading Venture Capital firms and as Head of Investor Relations of a listed German technology company.

1 July 2020
Banks and financial intermediaries have recently come under increasing pressure. Central banks now only offer negative interest rates, strict regulations tie up internal resources and FinTechs compete for market shares. At the same time, it becomes ever more difficult for investors to find alternative ways of investing in classic financial markets. That said, so-called Decentralised...
6 May 2020
The widespread international adoption of blockchain technology has the potential to fundamentally change the finance industry. Lending, payments, remittances, identity management and the investment industry all benefit from a massive boost in innovation – with the tokenisation of assets contributing its part. In this light, the character of Security Token Offerings (STOs) has to be...