Who we are
Some dates and figures
EIB Group impact: Boosting GDP and jobs
Governance and structure
Statutory bodies
Board of Governors
Ethics and Compliance Committee
Appointment Advisory Committee
Board of Directors
Board Committee on Staff Remuneration and Budget
Board Committee on Risk Policy
Board Committee on Equity Participation Policy
Management Committee
Audit Committee
Control and evaluation
Organisation structure
Our priorities
Climate and environment
Climate action
Environmental protection
Innovation and skills
SMEs and mid-caps
Infrastructure and the EIB
Our initiatives
Economic Resilience Initiative
Gender equality
Circular economy
Sustainable oceans and blue economy
Investing for Youth
Corporate responsibility
Providing finance
Reporting on sustainability
Internal Commitment
Tax good governance
Complaints Mechanism
What we do - Complaints Mechanism
The complaints process - Complaints Mechanism
Submit a complaint - Complaints Mechanism
Frequently Asked Questions - Complaints Mechanism
Investigating Prohibited Conduct
How to report Prohibited Conduct
Part of the EU family
Tackling global challenges together
Together on forced displacement and migration
Together on infrastructure
National Promotional Banks
Banking community
Multilateral development banks
Civil Society and Stakeholder Engagement
Public consultation on the EIB energy lending policy
Civil Society - Transparency and access to information
Civil Society - Key policies and standards
Civil Society - Policy engagement
Civil Society - Events
Civil Society - Contact us
Work with us
We invest in you
Life outside the office
Current vacancies
How to apply
Economic research
European research hub
Our research
Surveys and data
Promoting dialogue
Assessing the macroeconomic impact of EIB activities


Curriculum Vitae

This CV is based on information provided to the EIB by the person concerned.

Personal information:

  • German
  • Born in 1958
  • Married, 4 children


  • Since 1999: European Investment Bank, Luxembourg
    • 1999 - Director Financial Control
    • 2000 - Program Director of the ISIS program
    • 2003 - Appointed as the Bank’s CIO
    • 02/2008 - Leave of absence for personal reasons
    • 10/2010 - Return to the Bank as Financial Controller
  • 1989 - 1999: Morgan Stanley
    • 1989 - 1992: Vice President, Controller and in charge of Fund Accounting Morgan Stanley Bank Luxembourg
    • 1992 - 1993:  Controller Morgan Stanley Bank Zürich
    • 1993 - 1997:  Principal, setting up the Capital Management unit for Morgan Stanley’s Equity Division, Controller of the Bank’s Prime Brokerage and Securities Lending business. Based in New York.
    • 1997 – 1999: Controller of Morgan Stanley Bank, Frankfurt and overall Controller’s responsibility for Morgan Stanley’s Continental European offices (Paris, Milan, Luxembourg, Zürich, Moscow). Based in Frankfurt.
  • 1982 - 1989: KPMG Luxembourg
    • Senior Audit Manager, involved in a large variety of audit assignments, ranging from Financial Services (Banks, Investment Funds) to Industry (Steel Mill, Industrial Bakery) and including Services ( Broadcasting)


  • 1977: Baccalauréat European School Luxembourg
  • 1977 – 1982: University of Trier (Germany), graduation as “Diplom-Kaufmann”
  • 1985: Réviseur d’Entreprise, Luxembourg