SGC Business Luncheon on "Low Interest Rates, Regulations, Digitisation – the Triple Challenge for Banks and Their Customers"


About the Luncheon:

This luncheon will cover the following topics:
- A brief look at the different characteristics of the financial crisis in Europe in 2008 and the Asian crisis in 1997
- Current economic development in Europe and Asia
- Effects of the low interest environment and regulations on banks
- Opportunities and challenges of digitisation in the banking sector

About the Speaker:

Since 2006, Wolfgang Kirsch has been Chief Executive Officer of DZ BANK AG, having been Member of the Board of Managing Directors since April 2002. He has more than 30 years’ work experience in the banking sector. From 1981 to 2002 he was employed at Deutsche Bank and was most recently Managing Director of the Corporate and Investment Bank Division.

He was born on 19 March 1955 in Bensberg. He is a qualified bank officer and completed a degree course in Business Administration at the University of Cologne.

Wolfgang Kirsch is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of R + V Versicherung AG, Bausparkasse Schwäbisch Hall AG and Union Asset Management Holding AG. He is also Chairman of the Steering Committee of the Unico Banking Group, is Member of the Supervisory Board of Südzucker AG and also sits on the Advisory Board of Adolf Würth GmbH & Co KG.

He is also Chairman of the DZ BANK Foundation and sits as Member in the Foundation and Advisory Committees of the German Group of the Trilateral Commission of the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, the House of Finance in Frankfurt as well as the Market Economy Foundation.

  • Please note that registration starts at 12.00pm
  • Please be notified that pictures will be taken during the event for publications on our website, newsletters and printed publications
  • If you wish to cancel your reservation, do so at least two (2) working days in advance, or no refund will be provided
  • NO SHOWS or cancellation on the day of the event will be charged the full amount

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Fri Jun 3, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM SGT
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The Westin Singapore, Ballroom 1
SGC Members (Free) FULL
Member Company Associates (incl. 7% GST) SOLD OUT $89.00
Guests (incl. 7% GST) SOLD OUT $119.00
Venue Address
The Westin Singapore, 12 Marina View, Asia Square, Tower 2, Singapore 018961 Singapore
Singaporean-German Chamber of Ind. & Comm. [GST Reg. No. M400057648]