Our Employees

Board of Directors

Christoph Weideneder (Chairman of the executive board)

  • More than 30 years of experience in the areas of finance, corporate financing and capital market
  • Among others at an audit firm as well as managing director at securities trading banks

Franz Graf von Ledebur (Member of the executive board)

  • 10 years of professional experience in capital markets, investment banking and project management
  • Among other things, as a member of the Management Board of an investment and consulting company for small & mid caps and as a member of the Supervisory Board of several stock corporations, some of which are listed on the stock exchange


The Supervisory Board of Small & Mid Cap Investmentbank AG is characterised by extraordinary expertise in the banking, private equity, stock exchange and capital market sectors.

Alexander Mettenheimer (Chairman of the supervisory board)

  • More than 30 years of professional experience with banks, e.g. as a board member of the former Citibank Privatkunden AG, personally liable partner of Merck Finck & Co., chairman of the administrative board of Bayerische Landesbank and spokesman of the board of BHF Bank AG and interim CEO, Member of the supervisory Board at various companies as well as at non-profit organisations
  • Accompanies 4 other supervisory board mandates in addition to that of SMC Investmentbank AG

Frank Stahl (Deputy Chairman of the supervisory board)

  • Auditor and tax consultant, partner at Baker Tilly GmbH & Co. KG Auditing company
  • Many years of experience in auditing annual financial statements of listed companies and medium-sized groups of companies in accordance with national and IFRS accounting standards, as well as in company valuations, due diligence processes and business consulting for companies

Thomas Mayrhofer

  • Attorney at Law, Partner, Head of Corporate and M&A at Pinsent Masons LLP
  • Many years of experience in advising small and mid caps on stock corporation and capital market law in connection with IPOs, capital market transactions and annual shareholders’ meetings

Our Team

Paul Westner

  • Several years of experience as an equity / derivatives trader and in investment consulting
  • More than 20 years with various institutions in the areas of compliance, regulatory reporting and risk controlling
  • Banker (IHK), business economist (IHK)

Daniel Weideneder

  • Since 01/2020
  • Dual studies in economics
  • Focus on sales management
  • Engaged in back office & organisation, corporate finance, debt & equity sales

Takemi Ando

  • Analyst
  • Studies with focus on Financial Management (Frankfurt School)
  • Experience in Corporate Finance / Transactions and Compliance / Regulatory Reporting
  • Banker (IHK)

Kevin Stoiber

  • Analyst
  • Studies with focus on Financial Management (Frankfurt School)
  • Experience in Corporate Finance / Transactions
  • Several years of experiece in logistics and commercial areas as an authorized representative