Attorney At Law and Corporate Finance Advisor. Founder of the law firm Schanz & Coll. and the financing company LightFin. Former Managing Partner of Hauck & Aufhäuser Corporate Finance. Investment Banker with Commerzbank and SG Warburg. Advises companies, shareholders and management on VC & PE financing, M&A and IPOs. Manages all legal and regulatory compliance inquiries of the ITO, including KYC and AML. Published standard books on IPOs at C.H. Beck. Lectured at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and Shanghai International Bank & Finance Institute.