Andreas Krautscheid

Member of the Senior Management Board of the Bundesverband deutscher Banken e. V. (Association of German Banks)

Personal Details

Date/place of birth: 11 February 1961 Wissen/Sieg (Germany)
Civil status: married, two children


since 2011 Member of the Senior Management Board, Association of German Banks – Legal Affairs and Consumer Protection, Fiscal Affairs, Internal Affairs/Personnel, Retail Banking, Banking Technology, Political Affairs
2010 Secretary General of the CDU in North Rhine-Westphalia
2007 - 2010 North Rhine-Westphalia State Minister for Federal and European Affairs and for the Media, member of the Mediation Committee of the Bundestag and Bundesrat
2006 - 2007 Government Spokesman and State Secretary for the Media of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia
2002 - 2006 Head of Political Communication, Deutsche Telekom AG, and Senior Executive Vice President Government Affairs, T-Systems International GmbH
1999 - 2002 Group Spokesman, Readymix AG/RMC plc
1994 - 1998 Member of the German Bundestag
1992 - 1994 Deputy Spokesman for the national CDU

Education and Training

1992 Second state law examination
1989 - 1991  Legal internships in Bonn, Cologne, Dresden and London
1981 - 1988     University of Bonn, first state law examination

Positions and Memberships

Bank-Verlag GmbH, Cologne Chairman of the Advisory Board
EKS GmbH, Frankfurt am Main Vice-chairman of the Supervisory Board
Fintech Council of the German government Member
Memberships Atlantik-Brücke, German Council on Foreign Relations, German-British Society, CDU, CDA, CDU Federal Committee of Experts on Economic, Budgetary and Fiscal Policy, CDU Economic Affairs Council, Board of Trustees of the Institute for Media and Communication Policy (IfM), Public Affairs Advisory Board of Quadriga University Berlin, Innovators Club of the German Association of Towns and Municipalities, German Parliamentary Society, German-American Lawyers’ Association, Amnesty International, FC Cologne