Jens is the General Counsel Continental Europe at Funding Circle – the biggest European business lending platform, operating in the UK, Germany, the Netherlands and the United States. As a non-executive board member of ECN, he is focusing on developing a level playing field across the EU for crowdfunding and in particular for lending platforms. He especially focuses on Blended Finance within the work of ECN. Jens has more than 10 years experience as a lawyer, both in law firms and in-house. Prior to joining Funding Circle, Jens worked in a law firm and specialised in Finance, M&A and Restructurings.