Prior to building and scaling Europe’s leading marketplace for deposit-insured savings products and investments, Raisin co-founder Tamaz Georgadze spent ten years with McKinsey & Co., the last three as a Principal leading McKinsey's Savings and Investment products service line for EMEA countries, serving some of the largest retail, universal and wholesale banks in Europe and Asia. His core areas of expertise were performance management and organization, deposit gathering, direct banking, branch transformation, SME strategy and regulation. As Raisin CEO Tamaz is focused on partner bank acquisition, business development, and legal and regional expansion efforts. He is also a sought-after speaker on trends in fintech, open banking and related areas of European regulation, as well as advocate for a strong EU. He holds a PhD in agricultural economics and honors law degree from the University of Giessen as well as an international economics degree from Tbilisi State University.