Valentin Stalf is Co-Founder & CEO of N26. Over the past five years, he has become one of the world’s most influential founders in FinTech by building one of the fastest growing challenger banks in Europe. Today, N26 has 1 million customers in 17 countries. Having raised a total of $215 million over the years, Valentin is on a mission to bring modern personal banking to users around the world.
In this episode, recorded at our fourth "From Scratch" masterclass, Christian Miele (Partner at e.ventures) and Valentin discuss how to balance gut feeling vs. data analysis when building an MVP, the importance of building an "MLP", and how N26 itself was the outcome of a big pivot.