Speaker – Mr. Gunter Deuber
Mr. Gunter Deuber
Head of Economics/Fixed Income/FX Research Senior Director
Raiffeisen Bank International AG, Vienna
B.A. in Economics, M.A. in Philosophy and Economics
As department head Mr. Deuber is responsible for macroeconomic, financial market and banking sector coverage of key Western markets (mainly Euro area and Austria) as well as the region Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) at Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) in Vienna. He is regularly presenting the RBI research views to international corporate clients and financial market investors. Moreover, he is actively supporting internal strategy projects and supports the senior management in discussions with regulators, rating agencies, policymakers and International Financial Institutions.
Prior to his current engagement at RBI he worked as Senior Economist for CEE at Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt and started his professional career at Raiffeisen Zentralbank (RZB) in Vienna. Mr. Deuber has published two edited volumes covering the Eurozone/EU crisis and has also published several articles in international journals and industry magazines on CEE-related topics. Mr. Deuber is a frequent speaker at landmark events of the finance and banking industry in CEE. He is also guest lecturer at the IMF-sponsored Joint Vienna Institute (JVI) and several universities. Mr. Deuber has briefed policymakers at the European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Parliament, former EU Commissioner for enlargement, the OSCE or the German foreign-policy think tank (SWP) on CEE-related and Russia/Ukraine-related topics. Out of the office Gunter Deuber enjoys travelling (with his wife, 8-years old son and 3-year old daughter) and long distance running, where he was close to the Top-10 marathon runners in Germany in student times.