Head of Frankfurt School Blockchain Center at
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Head Blockchain Group
Philipp Sandner is the Founder of the Frankfurt School Blockchain Center (FSBC). From 2018 to 2020, he was ranked as one of the “top 30” economists by the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ), a major newspaper in Germany. Further, he belonged to the “Top 40 under 40”—a ranking by the German business magazine Capital. Since 2017, he has been a member of the FinTech Council of the Federal Ministry of Finance in Germany. He is also on the Board of Directors of Avaloq Ventures and of the Blockchain Founders Group, a Liechtenstein-based venture capital company focusing on blockchain startups.
Sandner's expertise includes blockchain technology in general, crypto assets such as Bitcoin and Ethereum, the digital programmable Euro, the tokenisation of assets and rights, and digital identity.