GZA Live Talk with Patric Ammann, neon (banking app)


Join the first 30-minute episode of our new live talk series with personalities from the Greater Zurich Area, where world-class technology meets Swiss reliability. 

Our guest:

Patric Ammann, Chief Operating Officer of neon, a banking app from Zurich

Neon has recently raised a further CHF 5 mio (USD 5.4 mio), which the Fintech start-up from Zurich will invest in the development of its free banking app and the growth of its customer base. 

Our topics:

– Meet Patric and neon
– Challenges and opportunities of a digital bank
– Covid-19: catastrophe or catalyst on the growth path?
– The Fintech ecosystem of Switzerland
– Greater Zurich as a location for successful start-ups

Send your questions in advance to talk@greaterzuricharea.com.


Tuesday, October 27, 2020
9 am PDT, 12 pm EDT, 5 pm CET
Duration: approx. 30 minutes

Register now:

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Patric Ammann

Chief Operating Officer, neon

Patric has been with neon since April 2019, first as Chief Product officer, since August 2020 as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to that, Patric was a project manager at a global universal bank, a strategy consultant for banking and insurance clients and co-founder of a start-up that issues a card for students with discounts offered by local providers.

Reto Sidler (talk host)

Head of Communications and Marketing, Greater Zurich Area Ltd (GZA)