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Solutions tailored to the Fintech Market
PROPELLING YOUR STRATEGIC JOURNEY FORWARD
Fintech is essential for the future of an innovative and thriving insurance brokerage and wealth management industry. From start-ups to scale-ups, insurtechs, robo-advisers and other fintech initiatives leverage artificial intelligence, machine learning and blockchain to disrupt the targeted markets. The main challenges in fintech, however, are access to funding, compliance with changing regulations and identifying strategic opportunities. And that’s where MarshBerry adds value.
MarshBerry advisors leverage access to venture capital providers and in-depth financial sector knowledge to fund your business model and drive organic and inorganic strategic growth.
MarshBerry advisors help you:
- Raise capital to realise your plans, while keeping your freedom of development
- Position your brand, scale your business model and explore strategic options, supporting you with comprehensive strategic planning
- Meet stringent domestic and European regulatory requirements
MarshBerry’s specialist services are especially strong in:
- Fintech Companies
- Insurtech Companies
- Startups and Scaleups
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MarshBerry's team of advisors are thought leaders and experts in the insurance brokerage and financial services industries. As a client, your firm benefits from their combined hands-on experience and professional designations in finance, accounting and economics. No matter what your needs are, they have the understanding to craft a personalized solution.
As Managing Director of MarshBerry’s UK office, Olly spearheads efforts to help clients prepare, market and execute transactions by utilizing data rich insights and market perspectives to help them build, enhance and sustain value.
Olly founded IMAS Corporate Finance LLP in 1992 and was responsible for the development of IMAS-insight, IMAS’S central knowledge-based system. He was involved in the majority of IMAS’ transactions and is highly experienced in what makes for a successful transaction and making it happen.
Prior to his roles at MarshBerry and IMAS, he worked for Cazenove and Kleinwort Benson. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Arthur Anderson and has a degree in Economics from Exeter University.
Olly takes pride in building long-lasting relationships with decision-makers across the financial services sector based on his knowledge and insights.
Armand Hoftijzer helps real estate agents in the Netherlands and Europe further with their growth strategy. Since February 2021, he has been linking his expertise and experience to MarshBerry's methodologies and data.
As an independent consultant, Jan represents MarshBerry’s full spectrum of insurance brokerage and corporate finance advisory solutions in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
Prior to joining MarshBerry in May of 2023, Jan was general representative of Lloyd’s Insurance Company S.A. and Country Manager Germany and Austria for 12 years. Before that he was Member of the Management Board of Willis in Germany responsible for international business and Client management. Until 2000, Jan was with Aon Germany as Head of Client Services in the Frankfurt region.
From 1987 until 1991, he was Vice President of Joost & Preuss, Inc. in Atlanta, Georgia USA.
He started his broking career in 1983 with the German Broker Joost & Preuss Group, which was later taken over by Jauch & Hübener.
Jans dominating skills are focusing on customer relations and international business development.
His role at MarshBerry is to develop the market and especially relations with the Broker community in the Dach Region.
Renaud joined MarshBerry in November 2022 and is primarily responsible for the servicing of French clients and operation of MarshBerry’s branch in France.