Founder's Talk

Loanboox, a Swiss Fintech that shapes the European debt financing landscape

Host: Dario Zogg, Co-founder & CTO & Philippe Cayrol, CEO

Join us on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, 18.15 @Loanboox


Dear Harvardians,

The Harvard Club of Switzerland would like to invite you to our Founder’s Talk, in which we invite founders of growth stage ventures to share their perspective in respective sectors, how they identified disruptive or niche opportunities and their journey and learnings from 0 to 1.
This time, we are honoured to have both Dario Zogg, Co-founder & CTO of Loanboox and Philippe Cayrol, CEO of Loanboox as our guests. Loanbox was founded in 2016 and 6 years later, Loanboox is the leading European debt capital market platform, with CHF 25 billion of closed financing. Its customers includes municipalities, cities, public institutions, large corporate as well as institutional lenders and banks. 
This event, kindly hosted by Loanboox in their office in Zurich, will give us a first hand experience of one of the fastest growing Swiss Fintech, as well as the story of their growth journey from the perspective of both the founder and the CEO. 


18.15 - Arrival @Loanboox Zurich Office  
18.30 - Founders Talk with Dario Zogg, Co-founder & CTO & Philippe Cayrol, CEO
19.30 - Apero 

RSVP: Please register here

Important notice:

  • Due to Covid situation, we can only offer limited spots for this event. Successful RSVP will be confirmed by email with event address. Late RSVP will be on a wait list.  
  • This is a 3G-event - all participants have to be vaccinated or have been tested in accordance with the requirements of the BAG. Thus successful RSVP is a must and certificates must be scanned outside before entering the office with the proof of an ID card. No need for mask indoors.Important notice

We look forward to having you here for the conversation.

For the Harvard Club of Switzerland
Vvivi Hu & Dieter Gericke 


Meet the Speakers

Ddario-zoggario Zogg, Co-founder & CTO

In 2015, Dario Zogg (43) co-founded Loanboox together with two partners. 6 years later, Loanboox is the leading European debt capital market platform, with CHF 25 billion of closed financing.
Before Loanboox, Dario was working for various start-ups and big companies as CTO, head product, software engineer and consultant.  He holds a computer science and an MBA degree from ETH Zurich.



Philippe Cayrol, CEOphilippe-cayrol

Philippe Cayrol (38) joined Loanboox in June 2020 as CEO. He has extensive experience in scaling companies.  Prior to Loanboox, he developed the French tech Unicorn BlaBlaCar into the world’s largest carpooling marketplace as Head of Corporate & Business Development.


About Loanboox, Swiss Fintech AG

loanboox_logoLoanboox is the leading European debt financing platform. They have helped to shape fintech innovations in Switzerland by digitalizing big-ticket lending. Since the launch in 2016 in Zurich, borrowers were able to close more than 2’100 transactions with a volume of 25 billion Swiss Francs in seven countries. A team of 40 employees supports 3‘000 registered municipalities, cities, public institutions, large companies and institutional lenders and banks. The vision: To make debt capital markets efficient, transparent and fast – across borders.

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6:15PM Wed 8 Dec 2021, Europe/Zurich timezone



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