Sebastian Herfurth

Sebastian Herfurth

co-CEO at Friendsurance

Startupbootcamp InsurTech London Mentor

Sebastian studied law in Germany and Hong Kong and Chinese in Beijing. Sebastian wrote his doctoral thesis on financial regulation.

After his studies Sebastian analysed the political and human rights situation in Iran as member of the German Embassy in Tehran, hunted white-collar criminals during his time at the Department of Public Prosecution in Frankfurt, worked on topics related to development banks during his time at the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development and eventually joined the private equity group of an international law firm. Sebastian likes disruptive business models.

Sebastian is co-founder of Friendsurance.