Andreas Schmitz

Member of the Presidency of the Bundesverband deutscher Banken e. V. (Association of German Banks) 

Personal Details

Date/place of birth: 23 February 1960 Buederich
Civil status: married, three children

Career at HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG

since June 2015 Chairman of the Supervisory Board, HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG, Duesseldorf
2006 - 2015 Spokesman of the Management Board
2004 - 2006 Chairman of the Managing Partners
2002 - 2004 Managing Partner for Corporate Banking, Investment Banking, Debt Capital Markets and Public Relations
2000 - 2002 Member of the Executive Management, responsible for Investment Banking and from 2001 Debt Capital Markets
1989 Joined HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG

Education and Training

1986 - 1989 Law clerk at the District Court of Düsseldorf, completion of the second state examination in law, German Intermediate Court of Appeals, Duesseldorf
1980 - 1986 Studies in law and economics, Friedrich-Wilhelms University Bonn, completion of the first state examination in law, German Intermediate Court of Appeals, Cologne
1978 - 1980 Training and qualification as bank officer, Deutsche Bank AG, Moenchengladbach


Member of the Presidency of the Association of German Banks
(President 2009 – 15 April 2013)
Member of the Administrative Council of the Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau
Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange
Vice-President of the Duesseldorf Chamber of Commerce
Member of the Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany