As Chief Investment Officer, Max Schoppen leads the portfolio management 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 diverse positions at finleap. He was the Director Group Operations & Strategy as well as the Director Investments, during his time he successfully managed the last two fundraising rounds for finleap where several large international institutions came on board, such as Ping An, SBI Group, MS&AD 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.