Dr. Christian Ossig

Chief Executive 
Bundesverbandes deutscher Banken e. V.
(Association of German Banks)

Personal Details

Date of birth: 9 February 1971


since 2018 Chief Executive, Association of German Banks –
In charge of Banking Supervision and Accounting, Financial Market Stability, Financial Markets, Corporate Finance, Economic Affairs, International Affairs and Office of the Chief Executives
2016 - 2017 Member of the Senior Management Board, Association of German Banks
2014 - 2015 Policy Advisor, Global Capital Markets, Institute of International Finance, Washington DC
2010 - 2014 Managing Director, Head of Financial Institutions and Public Sector, The Royal Bank of Scotland, Frankfurt
2005 - 2010 Managing Director, Member of the Management Board, Head of Financial Institutions and Public Sector, Bank of America, Frankfurt
2002 - 2005 Assistant Director, Financial Institutions M&A Advisory, NM Rothschild, Frankfurt and London
1998 - 2002 Associate, Financial Institutions M&A Advisory, prior to that Equity Analyst for European Banks, JPMorgan, London

Education and Training

1995 - 1998            MPhil Course and PhD Studies in International Economics, University of Cambridge
1994 - 1995 Masters Course in European Economic Studies, College of Europe, Bruges
1990 - 1994   Undergraduate Dual Degree Course in Business Administration and Economics, German-French link, Reutlingen University and ESC Reims


German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin), Member of the Advisory Board
German Accounting Standards Committee (DRSC), Member of the Administrative Board
Düsseldorfer Hypothekenbank AG, Member of the Supervisory Board
EIS Einlagensicherungsbank GmbH, Member of the Advisory Board
European Banking Federation (EBF), Member of the Executive Committee
Vereinigung für Bankbetriebsorganisation (vbo), Member of the Advisory Board