Johannes Hoehener

Connection Science Fellow

Johs. is an entrepreneur and business advisor with more than 30 years of experience in the financial services infrastructure. He led Swisscom’s, Switzerland’s leading Telco and service provider for the banking industry, FinTech Cluster for many years. Today he invests in FinTechs that use DLT to build digital marketplaces or to balance growth and sustainability.  Johs. is convinced that digitalization is forcing the financial industry to undergo the most extensive transformation in its history. His passion is to explore disruptive technologies that enable a democratization of financial market processes, improve user privacy, and have an accountable sustainable impact.  

Furthermore, Johs is a strong advocate of an open repository containing all technical and legal information, definitions, and standards, to set the foundation for a secure, interoperable and reliable Swiss Distributed Leger Technology infrastructure.