Dr. Daniel Bartsch is an entrepreneur and active start-up investor. He currently manages the operations of the German loans broker creditshelf whose work in supplying SMEs with access to financing has recently been recognized with the Frankfurt Founders Award. He has over a decade of experience in international consulting and banking, most recently in an executive function at the UBS, working in the bank’s capital market operations in Zurich and Singapore. His move into banking was preceded by several years in management consulting, most recently at Bain&Company. He completed his doctorate with research into capital markets at the University of Düsseldorf after graduating in business management from the University of Mannheim. Dr. Bartsch is a member of the Kienbaum family and shareholder of Kienbaum Holding.