Industry Insights: Panel Discussion: “Digital Assets Driving Financial Innovation?“

Industry Insights: Panel Discussion: “Digital Assets Driving Financial Innovation?“

Industry Insights: Panel Discussion: “Digital Assets Driving Financial Innovation?”

Blockchain technology offers a broad frame for financial innovation. In this panel, Benjamin Schaub (, Andy Flury (Algo Trader), Christian Labetzsch (Blocksize Capital), Dr. Marcus Henning (d-fine) and Dr. Robert Holzmann (PwC) discuss the chances and obstacles of currently upcoming financial innovations.

Watch this video on YouTube (ca. 30 min.).

About the lecturers

Benjamin Schaub did his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration at Justus-Liebig-Universität in Gießen. Later on, he worked as a project manager at the Frankfurt School Blockchain Center and is now a senior consultant at Apart from that, he is the Head of Digital Hub at Plutoneo. He is keen on Blockchain regulatory and governance, such as the development of Blockchain-Use-Cases.

LinkedIn profile of Benjamin Schaub

Andy Flury is the founder and CEO of Wireswarm and AlgoTrader. WIRESWARM allows institutions to define and deploy unique customized execution algos to meet their specific needs. AlgoTrader is an all-in-one trading solution for investment banks, quantitative hedge funds, and proprietary trading groups.

LinkedIn profile of Andy Flury

Christian Labetzsch is the Co-Founder of Blocksize capital, a provider of a new generation of asset management, fund services, and investment banking for digital assets, and micobo, a management consulting firm with specialized research and technology integration focusing on fintechs and digital banking.

LinkedIn profile of Christian Labetzsch

Dr. Marcus Hennig has a background in both physics and mathematical finance. After having spent several years in France, China, and Australia as a scientist in large research centers, he moved back to Germany to start his career as a consultant in the finance industry. Currently, Marcus is leading various blockchain-related projects for large and small clients.

LinkedIn profile of Dr. Marcus Hennig

Dr. Robert Holzmann is a lecturer for business ethics at Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität in Frankfurt and Senior Manager at PwC Germany.

LinkedIn profile of Dr. Robert Holzmann


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