Mr. Siegert joined Traxpay as COO from Berlin-based seed investment firm, Finleap, where he was Partner and CEO of two early stage companies, and a member of the advisory board. Prior to Finleap, he was Managing Director of monetization for online games pioneer Bigpoint, working with 350 million customers and 200 payment partners around the globe. From 2008 through 2012 Jochen helped establish online payments giant PayPal in Europe as one of its first employees, serving most recently as EMEA Director of Strategy and Corporate Development. Prior to joining PayPal, he led the product and partner management teams of KarstadtQuelle Bank, at the time the largest MasterCard issuer in Germany. He joined the bank directly from MasterCard where he held various senior product and business development positions in Germany and later MasterCard Europe. Jochen holds a Master of Business Administration from The Goethe University in Frankfurt.