Matthias Knecht is a serial founder of fintech companies from Berlin. Together with Christian Grobe and Aiga Senftleben he co-founded the B2B fintech Billie in 2016. Billie is the leading provider of "buy now, pay later" (BNPL) payment methods for business customers and offers B2B companies innovative digital payment services. Previously, Matthias Knecht and Christian Grobe successfully sold their B2B fintech Zencap to UK competitor Funding Circle. Founded in 2013, Zencap was active in Germany, the Netherlands and Spain and the leading provider of online SME loans in continental Europe. Prior to founding Zencap, Knecht was a project manager at McKinsey & Company between 2008 and 2014, focusing on banking, insurance and private equity. In addition to his role at Billie, Matthias Knecht is an active advisor and angel investor in over 20 European startups.