Speaker of the 40th BACEE Regional Banking Conference


Mr. Gunter Deuber
Designated Head of Raiffeisen Research
Head of Economics, Fixed Income and FX Research, Raiffeisen Bank International, Raiffeisen RESEARCH, Vienna, Austria


In June 2020 Gunter Deuber was appointed as designated Head of Research at Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) AG, taking over the full responsibility for the group research activities in Jan 2021. Currently, Gunter is responsible for macroeconomic, financial market and banking sector research covering key Western markets (mainly Euro area, Austria) as well as the region Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) at RBI in Vienna, incl. the steering of RBI Research activities/teams in CEE. He is regularly presenting research views to clients/investors, actively supporting internal strategy projects and supports the senior management in discussions with regulators, rating agencies, policymakers and International Financial Institutions. In connection with these activities, Gunter was nominated in 2019 for the IVLP program (International Visitor Leadership Program) of the State Department of the USA and had the opportunity to personally meet policymakers and regulators in the US. Prior to his current engagement he worked as Senior Economist for CEE at Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt and started his professional career at Raiffeisen Zentralbank (RZB) in Vienna. Out of the office Gunter enjoys travelling (with his wife, 12-years old son and 7-year old daughter), skiing and long-distance running. He has a master’s Degree in Philosophy & Economics and a Bachelor in Economics.