Legal Counsel
Attorney at Law, LL.M., EMBA, Notary Public, Co-CEO FQX AG

Dr. des. Stephan Meyer

Shaping fintech projects: Your expert for tokenisation structures, DLT trading systems, and decentralized governance.

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Profile

Dr. des. Stephan Meyer joined MME in 2017 and specialises in the legal and regulatory design of fintech projects.

Previously, Stephan worked for an insurance group for six years and was involved in an SNF research project on the regulation of virtual currencies at the ZHAW School of Management and Law. He completed his doctorate on 'Rights to and from Blockchain-based Crypto Tokens' at the University of Zurich summa cum laude and received the Issekutz Prize 2020.

In addition to supporting clients, Stephan is Co-Founder and Co-CEO & Board Member at FQX AG in Zurich and London. He is also a lecturer for the Master's module 'Blockchain & Smart Contracts' at the University of Lucerne, a Research Fellow at the UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies, and teaches DLT & Law at the ZHAW School of Engineering and the HWZ.

Ausbildung

2020 Executive MBA, Quantic School of Business and Technology
2020 Attorney-at-Law & Notary Public of the Canton of Zug
2020 Dr. iur. des. / PhD, Blockchain & Law, University of Zurich, Issekutz-Prize 2020
2016 LL.M., International Business Law, Queen Mary University of London
2015 MLaw, Major in Business Law, University of Zurich, 1. NKF-Master-Prize 2015
2013 Summer Program in Chinese Commercial Law, LSE & Peking University
2013 BLaw, University of Zurich

Languages

German, English, French

Work Experience

since 2021 Legal Counsel at MME
2017 - 2021 Legal Advisor & Associate at MME
since 2021 Lecturer in LegalTech and Digital Law, HWZ
since 2020 Lecturer & Module Lead, Blockchain & Smart Contracts, University of Lucerne
since 2020 Research Fellow (Associate), UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies
since 2019 Co-Founder, Co-CEO & Board Director, FQX AG (Zurich) and FQX Ltd. (London)
since 2018 Lecturer in Blockchain & Law, ZHAW School of Engineering
since 2008 Military Legal Advisor, Major, Swiss Armed Forces
2016 - 2018 PhD Candidate SNSF, ZHAW School of Management and Law
2011 - 2016 Legal Associate & Recovery Specialist with an insurance company
2014 Summer intern in a business law firm in Zurich
2014 Volunteer at District Court of Zurich
2010 - 2011 Claims Adjuster Property & Liability with an insurance company

Memberships

  • thinkBLOCKtank, Luxemburg | Founding Member
  • Swiss Legaltech Association