Christian supports strategy, business development and investment product projects at Tavis Digital.
Christian has a strong background in institutional asset management, banking and finance, ESG and impact investing. He was previously the CIO and deputy CEO of responsAbility Investments -- a CHF 3.5bn AuM asset manager focused on impact investments. Today, he is engaged in the development of blockchain-based digital asset management company Tavis Digital and innovative fintech solutions. As the owner and senior advisor of simpAct Consulting GmbH, Christian also contributes to the development of the impact investment industry and SDG/ESG relevant business initiatives. He is supporting relevant businesses, funds and private and public sector actors in board, investment committee and advisory roles. Christian’s current engagements include impact asset management, sustainable agriculture and food systems, fintech, as well as blockchain, token and digital asset management. He is also involved in initiatives in the climate and energy finance space. Christian advises the Swiss government on the design and launch of an impact finance platform and serves as a member of the Swiss National UN FAO Committee.
Christian holds a degree in Economics and an MBA from the University of Zurich, Switzerland. He’s a guest lecturer at the University of St. Gallen (HSG) and the University of Lucerne (IFZ).