Matthias Kroener

Matthias Kroener is a pioneering entrepreneur, visionary, and passionate advocate for innovation in the financial services sector.

As the co-founder and former CEO of Fidor Bank, Matthias revolutionised banking by establishing a customer-centric, digital-first approach that challenged traditional models.

With a keen understanding of the evolving landscape of financial services, Matthias has been at the forefront of banking innovation, leading the charge for change by embracing digital technology, collaborative ecosystems, and customer empowerment. His dedication to improving the industry has earned him numerous accolades, including being recognised as a "Top 10 FinTech Influencer" and a "Global FinTech Leader."

As a sought-after speaker and thought leader, Matthias Kroener shares his insights and expertise with audiences around the world, inspiring businesses and individuals to embrace innovation and transform the way they approach finance. By drawing on his extensive experience and success in the financial sector, Matthias empowers others to adopt new strategies, cultivate a future-focused mindset, and stay ahead of the curve in an ever-evolving industry.

With his engaging presentations and unique insights, Matthias Kroener is an invaluable resource for any event or conference focused on innovation, digital transformation, and the future of finance.


Channel Co (HPE/NVIDIA)

"We had a much higher registration rate than any other virtual event I have done – And most of them stayed for the entire 90 minutes! Matthias was very engaging, and I owe you a big thank you!"

Strategy Director/Partner at Cognito Financial Communications

"At the end of the day, it is not a tech-game, it is a culture game. And: Start with the customer. Great takeaways by Matthias´ presentation."

Sophia Furber, Reporter, European banking and fintech at S&P Global Market Intelligence

"It’s always good when you go to conferences and speakers are discussing real life experiences rather than reading from a corporate script. I think that helps everyone."