Member of the Board of Managing Directors Dr Christian Ricken is responsible for LBBW's financial markets activities in addition to asset management and international business. His responsibilities also include Treasury and LBBW Research.
Having a customer-centric bank with a high-performing capital market business is indispensable for family-owned companies and large corporations alike.
Following an officer career with the armed forces, a degree in business administration at the University of the German Federal Armed Forces, Hamburg, and a doctorate, Dr Christian Ricken joined Deutsche Bank in 1996. After holding various posts including Head of Operational Planning for the Entire Group, in 2000 he was named Head of Group Planning. He followed this up with other management positions including CFO and COO with responsibility for private and corporate customer business. Dr Ricken was also a member of the Group Executive Committee of Deutsche Bank for several years before joining the Board of Managing Directors of LBBW in 2017.
Dr Christian Ricken's individual areas of responsibility:
- Financial Institutions and Markets
- Business Development
- International Business Including Foreign Branches, Representative Offices and German Centers
- Asset Management