Startup Notes

Yassin Hankir on founding FinTech startups in Germany

January 27, 2017

Yassin Hankir is one of Germany’s leading fintech entrepreneurs and co-founder of the automatic savings app savedroid and the robo-advisor startup Vaamo. Savedroid is an automatic savings app based on user-controlled rules, e.g. “Transfer 5% of the purchase value to my savings account every time I buy something on Amazon”. Vaamo is a robo-advisor that provides automated investment solutions to its clients. Before venturing out into the world of entrepreneurship Yassin worked as an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company for 4 years. In this episode Yassin shares his learnings from working as a consultant and from co-founding two FinTech startups.

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