Munich, 14 June 2022 - Scalable Capital, a leading digital investment platform in Europe, has appointed Marc Braun as Country Manager for France. The company launched its online broker in the French market earlier this year. Marc is responsible for expansion in the French market and the business development of the local service and product offering. He will be focused on growing the investment platform and developing the services according to the specific needs of French clients.
Marc started his career at BCG in Zurich where he completed projects on digital transformation in financial services and contributed to the Global Wealth 2018 report. In 2018, he joined UBS Switzerland where he defined a digital strategy and new digital offerings for retail clients. Most recently, he was working for Trade Republic in Paris.
Erik Podzuweit, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Scalable Capital: ‘Marc has gained deep knowledge in managing growth projects and in serving retail investors in France. Both his entrepreneurial drive and his analytical skills will contribute to our strong growth ambitions in the market and anticipating the financial needs of our French clients.’
Marc Braun, Country Manager France of Scalable Capital: ‘I am delighted to be part of Scalable Capital’s growth story in Europe. Joining at the beginning of this endeavour in France is an unparalleled opportunity for me. Scalable’s 360 degree approach to investing has a huge potential on the market which I, together with the team, can't wait to tackle.’
Marc is French and German and holds a double Master's degree from the HEC Paris Grande Ecole program and the University of St. Gallen in Strategy & International Management from which he graduated in 2016.
Scalable Capital has started its brokerage and crypto offering in France and plans to roll out the full investment platform to the market step by step. Scalable’s savings plans experience strong interest across Europe because they allow incremental investments into broadly diversified ETFs - a strategy which is reliable regardless of market conditions.
About Scalable Capital
Scalable Capital is a leading digital investment platform in Europe that makes investing easy and affordable for everyone. With the Scalable Broker, customers can trade shares, ETFs, funds, cryptocurrencies and derivatives independently and thus compile their own portfolio. They can have their savings professionally invested via the digital wealth management service (soon available in France). More than 500,000 customers already use the services.
Scalable Capital was founded in 2014 and is already active in Germany, the UK, France, Italy, Spain and Austria. The investment firm, which is supervised by BaFin and the Bundesbank, has more than 6 billion euros on its platform. In addition to its business for private customers, the company develops B2B solutions. Its long-standing partners include ING, Barclays Bank in the UK, the robo-advisor Oskar and the Santander Group in Spain. Scalable Capital employs more than 400 people at its offices in Munich, Berlin and London. Together with the founding and management team around Erik Podzuweit and Florian Prucker, they work to enable everyone to become an investor.
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