As head of P&L Financial services at Telefonica Germany, Martin Schurig, together with his team, is responsible for the development of innovative mobile financial services products. By combining financial services with mobile communications, products are created that allow customer to experience financial services in completely new way. The portfolio of products Martin is accountable for includes carrier billing, mobile insurances, mobile payments and the whole area of NFC-related topics.
Martin joined Telefonica Germany in 2005, held various positions in product management since that date, and was mainly responsible for the set-up of the financial services business unit of Telefonica Germany which he is leading today.
In a former position Martin Schurig was sales manager EMEA at tecways, a leading provider of mobile banking solutions. Martin holds a master degree of business administration from the University of Augsburg, where he was involved in various research activities around mobile payment and banking as part of his studies.
Speaker at Money20/20 Europe 2016