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Fintiba – Guiding your way to Germany

Fintiba is the leading finance and insurance platform for international students and employees on their way to Germany. Founded in 2016 and based in the heart of Frankfurt am Main in Germany, we offer digital solutions with personal service that inspire customers and provide real added value to everyone, who wants to work or study in Germany.


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Our Vision & Mission

We strive to become the first point of contact and trusted partner for everyone who wants to study or work in Germany!

As your Digital Companion, we ease your way to Germany for your studies or job. Fintiba offers tailor-made solutions developed with trusted partners to fulfil the needs of international students and expats. Everything you need is integrated in our innovative Fintiba app for a smooth start in Germany.

Our Commitment

At Fintiba we believe that diversity in the workplace equals opportunities for exchange, learning, mutual growth and collaboration. This is why in March 2023 Fintiba signed the “Charter of Diversity” in a commitment to further improve our internal processes and to continue promoting and supporting diversity both within Fintiba, as well as in Germany.

Fintiba signs diversity charter

Our International Team

At the heart of Fintiba is a team of experts with longstanding and wide-ranging expertise in the areas of finance, insurance, and the development of digital solutions for the education sector.

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Meet the Team


Bastian studied and worked internationally in the financial sector before he had the idea to develop and launch Fintiba. He always strives to improve the offered help and service for international students. If he is not in the office, he loves to travel, dive and do some gardening.

Bastian Krieghoff


Every day, Florian seeks to improve Fintiba’s IT systems and processes for international students. Before he joined his brother in developing Fintiba, he studied economics and computer science. When out of office, he likes to cook, photograph and occasionally plays some video games.

Florian Krieghoff


Jonas connects Fintiba with customers and partners around the world to make Germany an even more attractive place to study, live and work. Before joining Fintiba he worked in the consulting and media industry in Dublin, London and St. Gallen and is now a great Frankfurt-lover. Jonas loves coffee and baking bread for his family.

Jonas Marggraf


Oliver takes care of Fintiba‘s financials and watches over the different projects we are working on to bring cool new stuff to our customers. Before joining Fintiba in 2018 he worked in banking and management consulting. He has two children and likes spending time with his family when he is not in the office.

Oliver Loesdau

As an international team we use our diversity of cultures, customs and experience to drive knowledge and idea exchange, to build trust and create new innovative solutions.

Our Partners

Sutor Bank, founded in 1921, is one of the few independent private banks in Germany. With its “asset management for all”, it offers an uncomplicated entry into the capital market, provides individual investment advice and manages numerous foundations. Sutor Bank develops financial products for financial service providers and handles technical and administrative custody account management. The company works with Fintechs as part of the Sutor Startup platform.


DAK-Gesundheit is one of the leading insurance companies in Germany which offers statutory health insurances and strives to always be a competent health partner. Individual insurance solutions that are tailored to the individual needs are in the core of DAK-Gesundheit’s service. Regardless of current circumstances or phase of life, as Germany‘s cutting-edge health insurer DAK-Gesundheit offers service quality that repeatedly sets standards.


MAWISTA GmbH is a private health insurance agency specially focused on international health insurances for foreigners coming to Germany. With MAWISTA products, offered through the Fintiba Plus package service, the students will benefit not only from working with an agency specially focused on offering the most tailored solutions, but also from being insured with one of the most renowned and trustworthy insurance company: Allianz Worldwide Partners.


The Deutsche Bildung AG empowers students of all fields to kick-start a successful career. They offer students a flexible and sustainable financial footing alongside a guidance programme encompassing soft skills trainings, coaching and networking – thus encouraging personal growth and development and ensuring the students are well equipped for entering professional life. This is made possible by the social impact investment of their investors.


The German-Jordanian University (GJU) is a public university located in Mushaqar and a valuable partner of Fintiba since 2017. It was founded in 2005 by a Royal Decree, in accordance with a memorandum of understanding reached between the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research of the Federal Republic of Germany.


Located in the heart of Frankfurt, TechQuartier provides access to a valuable network of startups, corporates, investors, talents and mentors. TQ not only offers an inspiring place to work and collaborate, but also represents a large community of forward-thinking professionals eager to connect and learn. With its numerous programs and events, TQ’s mission is to provide the tools and resources to innovators so that they can change the world.


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Deutsch perfekt is a German magazine published by Spotlight Verlag, aimed at readers who want to learn German or improve their language skills. With Deutsch Perfekt you can train your language skills at any level, and at the same time learn exciting details about life in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Each month different topics from the areas of culture, society or everyday life in Germany are combined with exercises on grammar and vocabulary.


DEUTSCHLAND.de aims to present a comprehensive, modern and topical picture of Germany abroad. They are offering multilingual services primarily targeting international users. Six sections (politics, economics, culture, environment, knowledge and life) offer access to topics that are important to people in Germany. The diverse relationships with partner countries around the world are also given prominent treatment. The topical content is supplied by renowned German and international journalists and scientists, our editorial staff and other contractual partners of the Foreign Office (dpa, Deutsche Welle).


MyGermanUniversity.com is Germany’s largest database for English-language Bachelor’s and Master’s programs. Are you looking for a List of masters in Germany for International Students? Do you search for all top universities and information on admission requirements, language certificates (TOEFL/IELTS) and application deadlines? Then MyGermanUniversity is the right place for you.


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