Dr. Thorsten Voss

Dr. Thorsten Voss

Partner Financial Services & Regulatory, Fieldfisher & Founding Member, thinkBLOCKtank

Dr. Thorsten Voss is a partner in the Frankfurt office of Fieldfisher and advises domestic and foreign banks, fintechs, funds sponsors and investment companies in all aspects of financial supervisory and capital markets law. His practice is focused on the structuring and launch of investment products as well as supporting asset managers, funds sponsors, management companies and financial service providers in all relevant regulatory matters of investment and financial supervisory laws. Recently he has established one of the leading practices in Germany dealing with regulatory and liability issues of crypto currency investment products and the structuring of Initial Coin and Security Token Offerings (ICOs & STOs). Before joining Fieldfisher he worked as a partner in leading international and national law firms as well as for the German Federal Financial Supervisor Authority (Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht; "BaFin"), where he co-established the prospectus department and carried out numerous procedures in order to monitor capital markets infringements. In addition to his work as a lawyer he has anchored international legitimacy as an editor and author of renowned textbooks (inter alia about the German Securities Trading and the German Securities Prospectus Act). Furthermore he is a lecturer for Renewable Energy Finance and International Banking Regulatory Law at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. He is an active member in the committees “Finance” and “Tokens” of the German Blockchain Association and founding member of thinkBLOCKtank.

 

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