A former Deutsche Bank manager sets up his second fund with an old companion. LBBW cooperates with a fintech. And some make a name for themselves with staff changes. Heard that …?

The management floor in the old Union Investment headquarters was a male domain.  That’s all over.

… Sonja Albers, who has been with Union Investment since 1998 and currently Head of Human Resources, will be the first woman to be promoted to the board of the Volks- und Raiffeisenbanken fund company in March 2022? At the same time, André Haagmann, currently Head of Institutional Business, is to succeed Alexander Schindler, who will retire at the end of March 2022.

… Baki Irmak, manager of Deutsche Bank until the end of 2016, is currently launching his second digital equity fund this time with a focus on emerging markets and this fund is managed by the former DWS fund manager Steffen Gruschka?

… Klaus Hetzer, former investment banker at Credit Suisse and most recently working for Boston Consulting, will head the equity business (ECM) of the Dutch bank ABN Amro in Germany?

… Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW) has signed a cooperation agreement with Fintech Treasur Up to offer its customers a cloud-based solution for currency management?

… Henrich Maaß has taken over the management of the Düsseldorf branch from Martin Fänger at Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen (Helaba)?

… Alexander Schuster no longer heads the Stuttgart branch for HSBC, but for the French-German banking group Oddo-BHF?

… Zsuzsanna Hargitai is the new managing director for Central Asia at the EBRD (“Osteuropabank”) development bank after her predecessor André Küüsvek became president of the northern European development bank NIB?