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“I align your audience to the age of Software & Technology with focus on FinTech, DLT and Crypto by providing highly customized consultancy, research and speaker engagements delivered in a pragmatic, provoking and thrilling style.”
– Robert Henker –

 

>50 Conferences in EU, US & APAC...

 

ABOUT

Mr Henker is a well-known Researcher, Consultant, Fintech Entrepreneur, Honorary Professor and Speaker with a track record of more than 50+ international conferences & corporate events including:

Current role

Mr Henker is Research Manager at the prestigious Hasso Plattner Institute for Digital Engineering (HPI) at the University of Potsdam, near Berlin Germany. HPI was named after its founder and donator Hasso Plattner co-founder of software company SAP and comprises of 20 professors and more than 200 researchers.​ Mr Henker built up the Digital Asset Technology team and his research focuses on financial market aspects of digital assets and crypto currencies such as asset tokenization, security tokens, DeFi, CEX & DEX, SOR as well as visual data analytics and quantitative models for descriptive and predictive market analysis. 

FinTech Founder

In 2010 Mr Henker founded the FinTech company CASHBOARD and as CEO scaled it to German market leader and European top-10 wealth tech company with 10k+ clients until 2017. Initially bootstrapped  the company was awarded two times Europe's fastest crowdfunded startup after it raised €100k in 51 minutes 2012 and 350k€ in 9 hours 2013. In 2015 it raised €5m from top-tier VC’s including Earlybird, Pro7Sat.1 and 500Startups and the crowd was paid out with a return of 148%.

Education

Robert Henker is Certified Portfolio Manager Deutsche Börse CME and received his MBA from top 10 world business school ESCP Europe Paris. Since 2009 Mr Henker teaches as Honorary Professor in the fields of   IT Strategy & Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship at various universities.


Awards

Mr Henker won several awards, most notably Europe’s highest endowed startup prize and one of the worlds most important startup awards (Forbes) - the SevenVentures Pitch Day at NOAH Leaders Conference London - worth a €4m TV media budget.

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Robert Henker is Researcher, Consultant, Entrepreneur, Honorary Professor and Speaker with a track record of more than 50 conferences in Europe, Asia and US.

ON STAGE

Mr Henker was moderator and speaker at major conferences in Europe, US & Asia

 

SPEAKING

Watch a selection of videos of Mr Henker as moderator, panelist and speaker at conferences, awards and TV interviews.

 

REFERENCES

 
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