Sebastian, CEO of Kreditech, is a serial entrepreneur with a MSc. from the London School of Economics and previously managed global expansion at Rocket Internet. Sebastian can use Excel and PowerPoint without a mouse and recharges his iPhone roughly five times a day.
Alexander, CTO of Kreditech, developed quant trading algorithms at a Lichtenstein Hedge fund prior to being a the CTO consultant at Rocket Internet. He holds a double BSc. from the University of St. Gallen and can calculate faster than you can with a calculator. Challenges are accepted.
Rene, CFO of Kreditech, brings in his financial and entrepreneurial expertise from 20 years of experience in the banking sector in addition to 15 years of experience in building companies. He previously worked for top-notch companies across Europe such as McKinsey & Company, Citibank, dooyoo Group, and IEG – Investment Banking. With his background in corporate finance and strategic management he leads the global financial strategy of Kreditech.
Andrew, SVP of Business Development at Kreditech not only holds the job title most people never understand, but is also overseeing new Biz Dev, Risk and Operations. He previously worked in the New Business Development department at Macquarie Bank after graduating from the London School of Economics. His origins lie in South Africa, which means he learned how to surf and play rugby before he learned how to walk.
Jose Garcia Moreno-Torres
Jose Garcia Moreno-Torres, SVP of Data Science at Kreditech holds a PhD in Artificial Intelligence and has been an invaluable member of the Kreditech team since April 2013. He oversees all data-driven modelling and automated decision making such as: credit scoring, marketing optimization, yield management and portfolio optimization. When given enough data, he can see into the future!
Ricardo Vidal, SVP of Product Management at Kreditech, has 15 years of hands-on experience in product development and Internet technologies. For the past six years he has focused his career on product management, and has worked at some of the best companies in their respective industries ranging from medical technology to renewable energy. Ricardo is originally from Portugal, and in his free time loves to travel the world; so far he has visited around 50 countries.
Jakub has been kicking ass in Kreditech since the beginning of 2013 as one of the younger members of the team. He developed the launch for Czech Republic and is now SVP of the Czech country team. He holds a degree in finance and management. Jakub likes good music, beer and gaming… together or separately.
Christian Miele, SVP of Internationalization is called “General” by his team and manages Kreditech’s global expansion initiatives. He started his career at a VC fund, then became a Director at Rocket Internet and thereafter gained valuable experience as an entrepreneur as the Founder & MD of his own venture backed company. Being a tech enthusiast, Christian is an Executive Board Member of the German Startup Association e.V. He holds a B.A. in International Business from Cologne Business School.