Boerse Stuttgart Digital Ventures Adds Raphael Polansky To Management Board

Job Appointments | July 14, 2020 By:

Boerse Stuttgart, Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, has announced that Raphael Polansky has joined the Management Board of Boerse Stuttgart Digital Ventures GmbH, which leads the digitization strategy of Boerse Stuttgart Group.

Boerse Stuttgart Digital Ventures GmbH develops innovative business models for exchange trading and over-the-counter (OTC) trading in fungible products. It also invests in promising startups and enters into partnerships with selected partners to implement its digitisation strategy.

Polansky joined Boerse Stuttgart in September 2018 and has since held various management positions in the IT department. Prior to that, he had been working for Deutsche Börse AG since 2009, among other things as Head of Trading, Clearing & Data Controlling and as a Project Manager in the IT Executive Office.

“Boerse Stuttgart Digital Ventures plays an important role for our growing digital business areas,” said Alexander Höptner, Chairman of the Management Board of Boerse Stuttgart GmbH. “Our goal is to create a global, end-to-end ecosystem for digital assets based on blockchain technology. We are pleased that Raphael Polansky will now contribute to this endeavour as Managing Director.”