Hagen Weiß

Senior Advisor, German Ministry of Finance


Hagen Weiß serves at the German Ministry of Finance as Senior Advisor for Financial Market Policy tasked with modernizing the regulatory environment for crypto assets. He is also a member of the German Council Presidency’s Working Group on Crypto Assets. Prior to joining the Ministry, Hagen Weiß was part of the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) focusing on the supervision of securities and particularly prospectus law, with a subsequent focus on the supervision of crypto assets. Before that, Hagen practiced law as a litigator in Germany and the US and specialized in the fields of capital markets and commercial law.