Dr. Andreas Glarner advises international technology and financial market companies with a focus on FinTech, Web3, DLT, Blockchain, Decentralized Finance (DeFi), NFT and Gaming.
Andreas understands the digital business needs related to digitalization strategies and the cutting-edge technology setups of this clients to support implementing new ideas in a constantly evolving regulatory landscape. As an expert on questions at the interface between technology and (financial market) regulations, he supports his clients to design technology setups to achieve particular business goals in compliance with regulatory requirements.
Andreas has been listed as a "global thought leader elite" and "global leader" in FinTech / Blockchain / Technology and Gaming & Entertainment by Legal 500, Chambers and WWL. He frequently publishes on topics related to his practice areas, is a regular speaker at international conferences, expert in Swiss and international legislative commissions and a lecturer at the Lucerne University for applied science and arts.
What clients say:
"Andreas is very well connected and networked in blockchain circles. He goes beyond the scope of his work and helps push forward the industry."
|2008||King's College, London (LL.M.)|
|2005||Admission to the bar|
|2002||University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)|
German, English, French
|since 2012||Partner at MME|
|2008 - 2011||Attorney at MME|
|2005 - 2007||Attorney at law in a Zurich law firm specialising in commercial law|
|2003 - 2004||Auditor at the District Court of Zurich|
|2001 - 2003||Consultant in a business consulting firm|
|1999 - 2001||Research assistant at the Department of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure, University of Zurich|