With more than two decades of industry and consulting experience, Gerhard focuses on improving banks’ risk management efficiency and effectiveness by addressing the strategic implications of regulation and transformational change. He has worked with and for regulatory authorities, central banks and public institutions worldwide.
His recent work has spotlighted transformational changes for global and regional banks. In this capacity, he focuses on improving risk-return profiles through enhanced capital management, embedding advanced analytics to optimize decision processes, and redesigning non-financial risk management to ensure comprehensive approaches.
Prior to joining us, Gerhard spent more than 25 years advising financial clients for other elite firms and leading institutions.
He holds a Ph.D. in Banking and Finance, as well as an MBA, from the University of Augsburg. He also holds an MBA in Finance and Financial Management Services from the University of Pittsburgh.