Christin Friedrich, CEO, Innovestment and Chair, EUROCROWD
Christin Friedrich is CEO of Innovestment (innovestment.eu), the alternative financing and investment platform focused on long term sustainable impact finance for SMEs. Christin is also chairwoman of the non-executive board of the European Crowdfunding Network (ECN), based in Brussels. Together with other European platform operators, she advocates greater transparency, common standards and a fundamental understanding of alternative financing’s positive impact on the European economy and society. Christin is part of the ECN working group on sustainable finance and ECSP. As a member of the Technology and Innovation Committee of the Berlin Chamber of Industry and Commerce Christin contributes to the development of a digitization strategy for the city of Berlin and participates with great pleasure in the further development of administrative modernization. Christin is a certified financial investment broker (IHK). She worked for management consultancies in Berlin and Hamburg and co-founded a tourism start-up in Iceland. She was also a board member of InvestHorizon, a program of the European Commission to promote “Access to Finance” for small and medium-sized enterprises and is currently a steering committee member of the Blockpool project (SME blockchain use cases) and senior advisor of the Finnish Sustainable Investment Funds GreenMorrow.