Tom Samodol

Tom Samodol

Director at PayProp

Startupbootcamp FinTech London Mentor

Combining various disciplines – technology know-how, business and finance logic – I assist technology companies on their growth strategy, as a mentor, advisor as well as operator.

In operational business roles, member of the board, in charge of strategy, new market entry, business development or M&A. In addition, advising companies on business model, corporate issues, strategy as well as scales them for fund raising or exit events.

Deep expertise in software, fintech / payment technologies, mobile and internet and IT services. Experience with early, growth and late stage technology companies as well as public listed global technology bellwethers.

Previously, Head of Technology Investment Banking at Dresdner/Commerzbank with extensive experience in scaling startups for fundraising (floated startups on Nasdaq, London, Frankfurt and Zurich) and exits (dealing with VCs, private equity as well as companies like SAP, Google, HP, ION Trading, eBay and others).