Press Release.


Thorsten Schönenberger joining LBBW
New Head of Real Estate

Thorsten Schönenberger will take on the function of head of Landesbank Baden-Württemberg’s (LBBW) commercial real estate financing in Stuttgart. Mr Schönenberger will take up his new post by 1 July 2011 at the latest. He succeeds Rainer Konopka, who is taking early retirement after 33 years at LBBW, its predecessor institutions and subsidiaries.

Mr Schönenberger is currently still employed by Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen (Helaba) where he is in charge of international real estate financing. Among other things, he is responsible for intensified loan management and restructuring of loans in Europe and the real estate financing in Southern and Western Europe. After holding various positions during the course of his career, Mr Schönenberger, who is a qualified banker with a degree in business administration, concentrated on the North American real estate business up to 2008 at HSH Nordbank AG and its predecessor institution, Hamburgische Landesbank.


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