Volker Wirth.


Volker Wirth

Member of the Board of Managing Directors
and Chief Risk Officer (CRO)
der Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW)

born on November 26, 1954 in Heidelberg,
two children


Risk Management, Compliance* and Group Internal Auditing*

  • Risk Management: Risk Management Real Estate-/Project Finance, Financials, Sovereigns, Corporates, Large and International Corporates, Mid and Small Caps, Private Customers/Private Banking/Wealth Management, Special Situations - Workout
  • Credit Risk Strategy and Processes
  • Compliance*
  • Group Risk Control
  • Group Internal Audit*
  • Organization and Processes
  • Real Estate-Management (BW-Immobilien GmbH)

* Reports directly to all members of the Board of Managing Directors

Education and professional Experience
1974 - 1979University of Mannheim
Degree: Diplom-Kaufmann (Business Administration)
1982Association auditor examination passed
1989Qualified as a tax advisor
1993Qualified as a German public accountant

1979 - 1990Badischer Sparkassen- und Giroverband, Mannheim
Various positions held in the auditing department;
from 1983 association auditor,
from 1988 senior association auditor,
from 1990 department head
1991 - 06/1999Shareholder and managing director
of Odenwald Treuhand GmbH, Mosbach
07/1999 - 2000Head of auditing department
at Badischer Sparkassen- und Giroverband, Mannheim
01/2001 - 04/2001Head of auditing department
at Sparkassenverband Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart
05/2001 - 07/2013Member of the Board of Managing Directors
of Sparkasse Singen-Radolfzell, Singen;
from 11/2002 Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors
08/2013 - 12/2013Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW), Stuttgart
Executive General Manager;
responsible for the back office, compliance and internal auditing
since 01/2014
Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW)
Member of the Board of Managing Directors
and Chief Risk Officer (CRO)

Landesbank Baden-Württemberg
Am Hauptbahnhof 2
D-70173 Stuttgart

Tel.: +49 711 127-0
Fax: +49 711 127-43544