Kai Werner becomes new Managing Director at main incubator

Press release of main incubator, June 1st, 2021

Frankfurt am Main, June 1st, 2021: As of June 1st, 2021, Kai Werner will succeed Michael F. Spitz, who left the company at the beginning of the year, as Managing Director of main incubator. Together with Matthias Lais, he completes the management team and will continue main incubator’s successful investment and development activities. 

Kai Werner has held various management positions within the Commerzbank Group over the past 20 years. Among others, he was a member of the management team in the Private and Corporate Clients division in Northern and Eastern Germany. Most recently, he was Head of Customer Management for Corporate Customers in Frankfurt am Main. 

“Together with Matthias Lais as the managing director duo and the entire main incubator team, I am looking forward to the exciting tasks ahead of us. Through further investments in early-stage start-ups, various prototyping projects and events such as Between the Towers or the Impact Festival, we will continue to develop innovative and sustainable solutions for Commerzbank and their customers,” says Kai Werner.

Michael Varona, Divisional Board Member Digital Transformation at Commerzbank Group explains: “Due to his long sales experience, Kai Werner always has the customer’s benefit in mind and at the same time has profound technological know-how. This once again underlines the close connection between customer focus and technological advancement.”