Dad, project leader and inquiring mind: Stefan is a strategy and management consultant and co-founder of SIMPLEX ADVISORS, a network of consulting and banking professionals with a strong focus on digital transformation and regulatory change in the financial industry. With many years of experience in capital markets and operations, the SIMPLEX ADVISORS serve their clients with outstanding regulatory advice, process and operational design solutions, as well as with solving strategic challenges.

Stefan is a former Vice President and Head of Product Management Derivatives at WGZ BANK. With many years of leadership experience, Stefan has deep expertise in retail banking and capital markets, as well as in the area of regulatory change. Overseeing the bank’s online marketing activities, he gained valuable experience in the digital transformation of the financial industry. Moreover, he has successfully led multiple regulatory and process transformation programs, e.g. EMIR. Before joining WGZ, Stefan worked as Head of Corporate Planning and Controlling for a small enterprise in the Automotive industry. He holds a degree in business administration from the University of Duisburg-Essen. Today Stefan lives with his family in Krefeld, Germany.