- Vice-Chairman, Deutsche Bank Group, Deutsche Bank, United Kingdom
1973-99, with World Bank, incl.: Div. Chief, China; Director, West Africa; Deputy Treasurer and Director, Treasury; Regional Vice-President, MENA; Managing Director, Operations and Member, Executive Committee. 1999-2005, Deputy Minister of Finance, Germany; also, Chairman, Supervisory Board, BaFin; since 2006, current position, responsible for strategy; government, regulatory and corporate advisory; and co-ordination and implementation of group-wide business initiatives. Member of the Board: BG Group; Peterson Institute; European Climate Foundation; TERI; Centre for European Reform. Adjunct Professor, Guanghua School of Management, Beijing University.