For Innovators

Maximize your potential by joining our global network.
Sign In  ●  Create Account

For Companies

Drive growth through innovation.
Learn more

Introducing SousZen

See how Xinova partners with PepsiCo and Innit to launch the new Seattle restaurant tech startup, SousZen, that aims to digitize ‘back of house’.

Find Out More

Innovation Opportunities

Seeking innovative solutions for:

Richard Belcredi

Innovation Banking and Development

European Financial Sage

Richard has an encyclopedic knowledge of European finance, banking best practices, and complex cross-border and cross-cultural transactions. With decades of advisory experience in operations and productivity improvements for companies across all of Europe, he is the consummate Board Director. Cool-headed and unshakeable, Richard’s forte is overcoming cultural divergence and driving deals to completion.

Richard distinguished himself as a senior executive with Chase Manhattan Bank, heading up Chase’s Private Banking business working in Vienna, London, Amsterdam and Stockholm. While at Chase he worked and trained in both corporate and investment banking, gathering deep experience in almost every line of their business, from account officer to money transfer, export finance, loans, and derivatives. He later set up the corporate finance advisory business for Bank Gutmann – a private bank in Austria, at the same time of the fall of the Iron Curtain. He enlarged their operations into the CEE countries and built a private equity fund.

Richard has extensive experience in buy and sell side M&A transactions in Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Spain and UK. He works in debt advisory for corporations and banks and has been appointed receiver on many financial restructuring transactions. He served and serves on the board of local and international private companies and is the trustee of Austrian Trusts. He is a graduate of the prestigious University of Vienna Department of Economics.

Having previously worked for Proudfoot International in the UK and Germany, Richard built and sold his own successful management consulting firm advising in operational and productivity improvements. He currently owns and operates an independent corporate finance boutique covering Austria and the surrounding countries such as Germany, Switzerland, and the CEE countries.

Connect with Xinova

We are always seeking new problems to solve, as well as innovators and entrepreneurs to help us solve them. Let’s work together to create the future.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Our Worldwide Locations


311 ½ Occidental Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98104
+1 (206) 800-2678


Xinova Japan GK
Yaesu Mitsui Building 6F
2-7-2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku
Tokyo 104-0028 Japan


Xinova Innovation (Beijing) Consultancy Co. Ltd.
Room 2494, Level 24, Tower 3
China Central Place
77 Jianguo Road
Chaoyang District
Beijing, 100025 China


Xinova Asia Pte Ltd.
331 North Bridge Road
#22-01, Odeon Towers
Singapore 188720
+65 6408 5080


Xinova Korea
10th floor, Golfzone Tower
735, Yeongdong-daero
Seoul 06072, Korea
+82 2 6952 8840


Xinova Australasia Pty Ltd.
223 Liverpool St
Darlinghurst, NSW 2010
+61 2 8093 4850


Xinova India
Suite No 208, 2nd Floor
Survey No 414
PSR Complex
Govinda Reddy (GR) Layout
Bannerghatta Road
Karnataka, 560076, India


Xinova Finland
Erottajankatu 5 A 4
FI-00130 Helsinki

Affiliate offices in Tel Aviv & Vienna