Industry Insights: Panel Discussion: Integrating Digital Assets intoExisting Capital Markets

Industry Insights: Panel Discussion: Integrating Digital Assets intoExisting Capital Markets

Industry Insights: Panel Discussion: Integrating Digital Assets into Existing Capital Markets

Explore the insightful discussion on the integration of digital assets into traditional capital markets, expertly guided by our panelists Marcel Grimm, Enno Henke, Dr. Marcus Hennig, Jonathan Leßmann, and Jürgen Weidmann. From the future of tokenized shares to market demands, institutional strategies, and risk management in an unpredictable landscape, this discussion offers invaluable insights.


Watch this video on YouTube (ca. 50 min.).

About the lecturers

Marcel Grimm is an experienced Financial Services consultant advising on blockchain, compliance and sustainability with a strong entrepreneurial spirit. Marcel started helping companies with regulatory compliance and business development in the financial industry at the age of 19 and has now been doing so for more than four years. His biggest priority is helping companies understand the benefits of using exponential technologies like blockchain to create commercially viable digital transformations. He is passionate about engaging with the community and helping non-experts understand and appreciate the value of blockchain technology.

LinkedIn profile of Marcel Grimm

Enno Henke, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Heartstocks, is an expert in structuring financial products and developing infrastructure. He honed his skills in corporate financing, banking, and financial products during his tenure at Commerzbank AG. Prior to his current role, he worked at FinTech firm CAPinside, where he oversaw major client accounts such as HSBC and BNY-Mellon and managed initial tokenization projects. Today, he continues to influence the finance industry with his innovative work at Heartstocks.

LinkedIn profile of Enno Henke

Dr. Marcus HennigSenior Manager at d-fine, is a trained physicist and mathematician. After spending several years in France, China, and Australia, engaging in scientific research at large centers, he returned to Germany to embark on a career as a finance industry consultant. Currently, Dr. Hennig is leading various blockchain-related projects for clients of all sizes.

LinkedIn profile of Dr. Marcus Hennig

Jonathan Leßmannis part of SWIAT GmbH since its foundation in February 2022. He is responsible for the marketing and platform strategy of the blockchain-based SWIAT ecosystem for the financial industry. Previously, from November 2018 to February 2022, he was involved in various positions within DekaBank in building, marketing, and business analysis of DLT projects such as SWIAT, Digital Collateral Protocol (DCP), and digitally registered bonds. Jonathan received his Master's degree in Corporate Performance & Restructuring from Frankfurt School and holds two Bachelor's degrees in International Management from ESB Business School in Reutlingen and University Comillas ICADE in Madrid.

LinkedIn profile of Jonathan Leßmann

Jürgen Weidmann Senior Business Development Manager at WM Datenservice, Frankfurt/M, leverages his vast business experience to facilitate collaboration between the digital ecosystem and traditional financial markets. His current endeavors are centered on the design of innovative data products that allow for the structured exchange of data across markets. In his role as the manager of the WM crypto-custody working group, he maintains regular contact with key market players. He also actively participates in working groups at ANNA (Association of National Numbering Agencies) and ITSA (International Token Standardization Association e.V.).

LinkedIn profile of Jürgen Weidmann


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