Frank Weigelt

Frank Weigelt

Date of Birth: 30. October 1974

Nationality: Germany


since July 2020

Managing director, Unite Financial Services Schweiz GmbH

Establishment of a trust payment processing system in Switzerland with the involvement of Postfinance.

since june 2020

Managing director, Unite Financial Services Global GmbH

Coordination of the various UFS activities in a holding company in order to be able to offer central processes for all UFS companies.


since august 2017

Managing director, Unite Financial Services EU GmbH

Establishment of a single creditor model including invoicing and payment processing for Unite Network AG within the EU. Establishment of a risk management under implementation of a KYC process together with various Payment Service Providers.


since 2012

Head of legal departement, mercateo group

Set up the legal department, establish a contract management system, implement a company-wide electronic signature process, implement GDPR requirements within Mercateo Group.


2009 To 2014

lecturer, hhl, leipzig graduate school of management

Conducting courses on business start-ups, coaching business founders


2005 To 2019

partner Attorney at law, Rechtsanwälte PBWG

Location management of the law firm, advising company founders in IT, IP, corporate and labour law


2004 To 2006

Attorney at law, Rechtsanwälte Pering Behnke Oellerich, Eilenburg

Location management of the law firm, Focus on labour and corporate law as well as contract law,

Competition law


2003 To 2004

Trainee lawyer, legal traineeship at Gera Regional Court

Elective internship at PwC Deutsche Revision AG, working on contract drafting restructuring of public companies; preparation of presentations;

Administrative station at Klinikum Jena – expert opinions on medical and labour law


2001 To 2003

Attorney at law, Rechts- und Patentanwaltskanzlei MUMM SÖFFGE & COLL., Leipzig

Focus on Trademark and copyright law as well as contract law


01/2000 TO 12/2000

Assistant to the Executive Board, Deutscher Juristenfakultätentag, Jena

Preparation and implementation of the 80th German Law Faculty Day; Drafting of the statutes of the German Law Faculty Conference


07/2000 to 09/2000

Intern, IT Adventure AG; Gesellschaft für Kapitalbeteiligungen,


Conceptual design and creation of a virtual start-up-corner; assistance in the launch of a fund for venture capital


10/2000 TO 12/2000

INTERN, KPMG Unternehmensberatung, Munich

Preparation of provider models for e-government projects; preparation of offers and presentations



1994 TO 2000

first State examination of law, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

Law studies, 1st state examination degree


second State examination of law, Ministry of Justice Thuringia


Qualified lawyer for labour law, Rechtsanwaltskammer Sachsen


Qualified lawyer for commercial and corporate law, Rechtsanwaltskammer Sachsen


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