We are building the financial
infrastructure of tomorrow

We empower fintech companies of every size - from new startups to public companies - to use the blockchain to distribute digital assets faster and cheaper on a global scale

Our Story

Upvest got founded in 2017 and since then we support companies using the blockchain as financial infrastructure for storing digital assets.

Our APIs are trusted by leading fintech companies, such as Exporo and Bitwala, and our products are used in 80 countries.

Our team is composed by fintech and security experts and we are based in Berlin.

Quick Facts

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20 team members

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10 different nationalities

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Office in the heart of Berlin

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Backed by Europe's top VCs

Leadership

CEO

Martin Kassing

Martin Kassing is the Founder and Managing Director of Upvest. He has over 15 years of experience in fintech and capital markets. Martin founded Upvest in 2017.

CFO

Tobias Auferoth, CFA

Tobias Auferoth is Managing Director and the CFO of Upvest. After working in investment banking and building up several fintechs for 15 years, Tobias joined Upvest in 2018.

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Join our team

Want to do work that matters? We’re looking for people who share our values, bring fresh perspectives to the table, and want to make an impact.

We are backed by Europe’s largest venture capital funds

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Media and press inquiries

Find out more about Upvest at press@upvest.co