11 November 2019 06:00 CET
MATHIAS MAURER TAKES OVER MANAGEMENT OF CRYPTO FUND AG AND BRINGS MICHAEL ZBINDEN INTO THE EXECUTIVE BOARD
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Effective November 4, Mathias Maurer takes over the management of Crypto Fund AG. In addition, Michael Zbinden is appointed as CIO, and Bernadette Leuzinger, COO, adds the role of CFO to her responsibilities. In his new role, Mathias Maurer succeeds Jan Brzezek, who retains his position as CEO of Crypto Finance AG, allowing him to focus on the group management.
November 11, 2019, Zurich, Switzerland. Crypto Fund AG, a subsidiary of Crypto Finance AG, announces the appointment of Mathias Maurer as CEO and Michael Zbinden as CIO. In addition, Bernadette Leuzinger, COO of Crypto Fund AG, takes on the additional role of CFO.
Mathias takes up his new role from Jan Brzezek, allowing Jan to concentrate on the group management as CEO of Crypto Finance AG. “The positive development and growth for the Crypto Finance Group reinforces the importance of our strategic leadership and good corporate governance, where a complete separation of business areas is required.” commented Jan Brzezek on the changes.
Further, Brzezek commented on the appointment of Michael Zbinden: “We are pleased to appoint such an accomplished expert from within our team as CIO of Crypto Fund AG, demonstrating the depth of experience we offer and enabling our continued development as we look to the future.”
Together with Mathias Maurer’s extensive background in asset management and his key role in developments at the Crypto Finance Group since it was founded, the new appointments mean Crypto Fund is well equipped for the future and continued expansion.
Prior to his new appointment, Michael Zbinden was Portfolio and Fund Manager. Thanks to his in-depth experience in multi-asset strategies, derivatives, and risk management, he brought significant developments to the current Crypto Fund product portfolio.
In taking up the additional role as CFO, Bernadette Leuzinger extends her areas of expertise and complements the operational leadership team with Mathias Maurer and Michael Zbinden.
With these changes, Jan Brzezek focusses on the strategic management of the Crypto Finance Group, and he looks forward to the growth ahead that has only just begun with the leap to Asia.