Hans-Walter Peters

Member of the Presidency of the Bundesverband deutscher Banken e.V.
(Association of German Banks) since 11 August 2020

Personal Details

Date/place of birth: 3 April 1955 Soltau (Germany)


since 1994 Berenberg, Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. KG, Hamburg
since 2021 Chairman of the Advisory Board private bank
2009 - 2020 Spokesman of the personally liable Partners, responsible for the business divisions Private Banking and Asset Management as well as Finance, Com pliance, Legal and Communications.
2000 - 2020 Managing Partner
1997 General Manager
1994 Initial post at Berenberg as a managing director
1990 - 1994 Frankfurter Volksbank eG
Securities division manager with full and general power of attorney
1989 - 1990 DG Bank, Frankfurt
Head of portfolio strategy, deputy head of investment research, Member of the pension committee of Union-Investment-Gesellschaft
1987 - 1989 Dresdner Bank AG, Frankfurt
Various posts, including head of quantitative analysis

Education and Training

1976 - 1983 Study of political economics and statistics, University of Dortmund
Qualifications: degrees in economics (1983) and statistics (1984) and a doctorate in political sciences (Dr. sc. pol.) in 1986