Thomas Ankenbrand holds a Master’s degree from the University of St. Gallen and a PhD from the University of Lausanne. He founded several companies and has broad experience as CEO and board member of various companies in the financial industry. He is currently engaged in FinTech and Asset Management research at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts.
31 October 2018
Raising finance for innovative projects is key for businesses, but it is also vital for securing a national economy’s power to innovate. Raising risk capital has a particularly important role to play here. For many years, young businesses primarily turned to venture capitalists, angel investors or early-stage investors for capital. Recently, the initial coin offering...