Max SchoppenChief Investment Officer
As Chief Investment Officer, Max Schoppen leads the investor management and fundraising activities across the finleap ecosystem, as well as group strategy topics particularly outside the ordinary course of business. Max is also responsible for scouting business ideas, talents and potential partners across the globe.
Max has held many varied positions at finleap. He was the Director Group Operations & Strategy, as well as the Director of Investments and Head of Fundraising. In his time in these positions, he successfully managed the last two fundraising rounds for finleap where several large international institutions came on board, such as Ping An, SBI Group, NIBC and Signal Iduna.
Before joining finleap in 2016, Max was a founding partner at RIGI Ventures, an early stage venture capital fund specialized in Latin America. Additionally, he was an investment banker for J.P. Morgan, where he focused on financial institutions. Max earned a Master’s Degree in Management from the ESCP Europe, where his studies took him to London, Paris and Berlin.