Dr. Christian Kruse joins IQMoney Plc's leaders...

Dr. Christian Kruse joins IQMoney Plc's leadership team

London, 11th May 2012: IQMoney Plc (GXG: IQMY, ISIN: GB00B775LN68,     Bloomberg: IQMY:DD), is pleased to announce that Dr. Christian Kruse has joined the Company's senior management team as Executive Board Director responsible for the Private Equity Platform and the German speaking markets.
Dr. Christian Kruse is a former Morgan Stanley wealth management specialist, family office manager, corporate finance expert and researcher. Previously, Dr. Kruse has been a senior academic and researcher at the Swiss Banking Institute of the University of Zurich and specialised in the future strategies of financial services and technology companies. Dr. Kruse was awarded a doctorate degree by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zürich) with a thesis on Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) in Switzerland. In 2007 Dr. Kruse co-founded the Swiss Design Institute of Finance and Banking in Zurich.

Rudolf Fontijn, Chief Executive Officer commented:

"We are delighted to welcome Dr. Christian Kruse as an Executive Director of IQMoney Plc. Christian brings a wealth of experience in international capital markets and corporate finance to IQMoney's management board. His specific knowledge of IPOs will prove very useful as IQMoney seeks to expand its next generation financial services concept in Europe and beyond."
Speaking about his appointment, Dr. Kruse commented: 

"I am delighted to be joining IQMoney at an exciting growth stage for the Company and look forward to working closely with the team to develop the business both in the UK and internationally. My experience in the areas of corporate finance, wealth management, corporate strategy and business networks aligns well with IQMoney's future ambitions."

About IQMoney Plc

IQMoney PLC is the UK holding company for a ground breaking next generation financial services concept, that combines online trading, wealth management and a private stock exchange where high performance private companies, investors and shareholders can connect invest and trade. At the heart of IQMoney's value proposition is the provision of products and services that harness the power of social networking and monetise revenue streams resulting from community co-operations. For more information, please visit

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