About Insurtech and Fintech in Germany and Switzerland – Interview with Spiros Margaris

In this video interview Spiros Margaris a global top influencer on FinTech and InsurTech is being interviewed about the german and swiss markets by Sam Maule from Fintech5Podcast.


Spiros Margaris is a leader in the global FinTech and InsurTech scene. In this interview (podcast) he tells us what an influencer is and gives us interesting insides on the german and swiss FinTech and InsurTech scene. At last he talks about his two current investments in the german market.

Sam Maule serves as Head of Digital/Fintech at NTT Data and is the host of the FinTech5 Podcast. It is a short-form punchy interview podcast about the GameChangers that are recreating Financial Services and Technology.

In this interview you’ll learn:

  1. What is an influencer? (01:22)
  2. What is your experience in the tech industry? (2:15)
  3. What are your two investments in the insurtech market? (3:02)
  4. Describe the german Fintech scene in two words (05:20)
  5. Describe the swiss Fintech scene in two words (05:20)
  6. How do you feel the Fintech scene in switzerland growing? (06:00)
  7. Why is the potential in switzerland so big? (06:18)

Watch and Listen

Running time: 7:28 (10.3MB) Play in new window | Download

Original Source: Episode 28 on the Fintech4Podcast

Links and Resources

  1. Sam Maule on his Site (Interviewer)
  2. Spiros Margaris (on LinkedIn)
  3. Spiros Margaris (on twitter)
  4. Spirao Margaris (his blog)
  5. moneymeets (first investment in germany)
  6. kapilendo (second investment in germany)
  7. The Fintech5Podcast (on twitter)
  8. The FINTECH5PODCAST (original source)

Karl Heinz (creator of InsurTechTalk)