This is splendit

We are Switzerland‘s first internet platform for student loans.

We connect students and private investors based on a serviced crowdfunding concept.

We provide access for students to a quick and fair source of financing their education.

We open a new market for private investors to make sustainable investments, away from the traditional capital markets and banks.

This is us

Michel Lalive d'Epinay

Michel Lalive d'Epinay

Michel, born 1972 in Zurich, is co-founder and president of the Board of Directors of splend!t. Being an attorney, Michel made sure the platform was designed to operate within applicable laws and provides transparent and fair financing for education. splend!t is based on the p2p and crowdfunding concept and is under the supervision of FINMA. Michel is a father of 4 children (3 daughters and 1 son) and loves any sport where you hit a ball with a stick, so you may run into him on a tennis court as much as in a snooker center.

Florian Kübler

Florian Kübler

Florian, born 1973 in Zurich, is co-founder of splend!t and member of the Board of Directors. As an economist and former bond trader he knows the traditional banking business inside out. He put enormous focus and effort into designing the platform and processes to be as transparent as possible. Florian is a father of two sons and can be spotted rowing on the lake of Zurich regularly... but you have to get up early for that.

Andreas Syz

Andreas Syz

Andreas, born 1978 in Zurich, focuses on the business development and risk management aspects in splendit's growth journey. He is an economist by training and has vast professional experience in allocating assets across markets. Andreas is an avid skier, mentor to students at University of Zurich, proud daddy to be, and an investor on splendit.

Lukas Braun

Lukas Braun

Lukas, born 1993 in Zurich, studies Geography and Computer Science at the University of Zurich and is working as structurer at splendit. In the past he has gathered insights at several start-ups and young companies. He is focussing on Business Development and is responsible for the User Data Analysis. His goals are to increase the understanding of customer needs, optimize processes and develop suggestions for improvement.

Luzi Anderegg

Luzi Anderegg

Luzi, born 1974 in Zurich is senior software developer and makes sure that the splendit platform is state-of-the-art and its functionalities live up to everyone's expectations. With ten years under his belt at Ergon he could not be a better fit for splendit's needs and culture. Luzi is a top-notch surfer and his stunts can be witnessed on the beautiful shores of Portugal.

Advisory Board

Prof. Dr. Olaf Kübler

Olaf Kübler

Olaf, born 1943 in Berlin, is the former president of the ETH Zürich and brings along a vast experience in the education sector, both in Switzerland and abroad. As the former director of Society in Science, The Branco Weiss Fellowship, he knows about the enduring contribution to society by investing in intellectually daring students and postdocs. He usually spends his summer holidays on a bike saddle, cycling the Tour des Grandes Alpes

Dr. Michael Peters

Michael Peters

Michael, born 1979 in Kreuzlingen, is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Yale University. His research as a macroeconomist focuses on the long-run determinants of cross-country income differences, especially on the role of human-capital. And even away from his desk, numbers continue to play an important role for him: as a passionate swing-dancer Michael can often be found leading 6- and 8-count rhythms on the dancefloor