- September 02, 2021
Thorsten Terweiden heads the International Office for Economic Development of the City of Magdeburg. His responsibilities include foreign trade as well as investment promotion. He is a dedicated business & economic promotion professional with 20 years work experience, mostly in leadership positions. In 2016, Thorsten was appointed as the first ever Deputy Head of Fintech at Invest Hong Kong in London, where he was instrumental in attracting investments of some of the UK’s leading Fintech scale-ups to Hong Kong, like Revolut, Checkout, Ebury and Wise. His main interests are international expansion, digital banking, digital identity and financial inclusion. Thorsten is a regular speaker and panel moderator at Fintech conferences, including MoneyConf, Hong Kong Fintech Week, FinForward, Vienna Fintech Week, Fintech Junction Berlin, STHLM Fintech Week and other tech industry events.