Financial Technology

Financial Technology

​Financial technology (FinTech) is rapidly changing the face of the financial services industry. From investment management and payments, to lending and digital currency, FinTech is changing what it means to receive and provide a financial service. Germany is a thriving FinTech location in Europe, enjoying steady funding flows aided by the emergence of some of the continents leading FinTech start-ups. Berlin, in particular, holds its role as Germany’s most prominent FinTech hub (hosting 27% of the country’s FinTech companies), but Hamburg and Frankfurt (25%) are the next ones to follow. Across the country, there are 300 FinTech companies and growing (EY).

Emphasising Berlin's importance as a European FinTech hub is the location of The European Fintech Alliance (EFA). The organisation led by chairman Marcus Laube, operates out of two European bases, one being the German capital. The organisation was founded to “give all businesses active in the FinTech sector a strong voice at the European political level and to unite the industry’s political interests and engage in the legislative processes in the European sphere on behalf of their members.”

With over 55% year on year growth in recent years, Germany’s FinTech landscape is assumed to continue to evolve into a sustainable and diverse ecosystem, underpinned by an expanding and maturing FinTech base, growing investment flows and vibrant cross-segment FinTech activity (EY). Employment in the sector will continue to grow as high usage of mobile devices and technology-based solutions will push the demand for financial and banking solutions, which can be accessed through personal devices. The global FinTech sector is expected to grow to US$305bn (€275bn) by 2023, at a CAGR of 22.17% - as Europe's FinTech hub, Germany is best placed to take advantage of this growth.

Our Berlin based consultants are specialists in their markets, recruiting top talent for organisations in financial technology sector throughout Germany and the rest of Europe.

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Selby Jennings: A specialist financial technology talent partner

Selby Jennings is a leading specialist talent partner for banking and financial services.

Our global financial technology team provides permanent, contract, and multi-hire recruitment from our offices across three continents.

For more than 15 years, clients and candidates have had peace of mind that the specialist financial technology recruitment process is in safe hands.

From streamlining processes and upskilling workforces to staying cutting edge by employing flexible work models, we advise enterprise leaders on when to strike and how. We also provide expert insight to FinTech professionals on benchmarking benefits packages and salaries and assist them through their career moves.

Whether you’re interested in securing the very best financial technology talent or you’re a professional looking for FinTech jobs, the Selby Jennings financial technology team delivers exceptional talent to industry-leading clients and candidates.


Benefits of working with Selby Jennings’ global FinTech team

We are a specialist talent partner. Among the many benefits of working with Selby Jennings’ global financial technology team are:

Extensive knowledge: We have over 15 years of experience in the financial technology sector

An unrivaled portfolio of clients, both big and small

Our award-winning talent experts offer specialist guidance in the financial technology space across three continents

​Do not miss out on securing your desired wealth management professionalsor securing your next FinTech role.

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