Luka Müller

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Introduction

Luka Müller is a Founding Partner of Sygnum. Besides that, he is also a Founding Partner of the law firm MME Legal based in Zurich. He assists companies in the technology and financial sectors with a focus on Blockchain technology. Luka Müller is an expert on complex compliance cases in the areas of regulatory compliance, anti-money laundering and anti-corruption as well as an advisor of compliance organizations. He was involved in the Blockchain space from early on having consulted on the setup of the Ethereum protocol. Luka Müller is an attorney-at-law, admitted to the bar, holds a PhD in Law and a Master of Law degree from the University of Zurich. He is a certified Swiss Fund Officer FA/IAF and holds an LL.M. from the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE).

Professional History

1999 – present

MME Legal

  • Co-Founder and Partner and Member of the Management Board, Zurich

1995 – 1999

Hartmann & Meyer

  • Associate, Zurich / Zug

1993

Criminal Investigation Office

  • Public Prosecutor White Collar Crime, Zug

1990 – 1992

Criminal Investigation Office/Criminal Court/Public Prosecutor

  • Assistant, Zug

Education

2013

Swiss Fund Officer Diploma (FA/IAF)

1999

University of Basel, PhD (Dr. iur.)

1994

London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), LL.M.

1990

University of Zurich, Master of Law (lic. iur.)

Mandates

  • Daura, Co-Founder and Member of the Board 
  • KYC Spider, Co-Founder and Member of the Board (AML compliance platform)
  • Digital Switzerland, Fintech/Crypto Vertical Co-Lead
  • Disciplinary committee of the self-regulating organisation of the Swiss Bar and Swiss Notary Association (SRO SAV/SNV), Member
  • Compliance Officer mandates for Collective Investment Schemes