Frankfurt has been a leading financial centre in Western Europe for many years and is home to both the Deutsche Bundesbank and the European Central Bank. In this webinar we will hear about the latest developments in Frankfurt, including the effect of Brexit on the city’s financial system.
During his 12-year tenure at Deutsche Bank, Hubertus Väth held the positions of Analyst, Head of Communications and Chief Economist for Asia and Global Head of Marketing for Wealth Management at offices in Frankfurt, Hamburg and Singapore. He is the Founder of the NewMark Group and CEO of NewMark Finanzkommunikation GmbH, established in 1997 and specialized in market research, business consulting and financial communication. In 2008, Väth was appointed as Managing Director of Frankfurt Main Finance, the Financial Centre initiative for Frankfurt and the leading Financial Centre in Germany and the Euro Zone. In July 2018, he was appointed as the Board of Directors of World Alliance of International Financial Centers (WAIFC), which was created to facilitate cooperation and exchange of best practices among international financial centres. From 2021, he is the Member of the Fintech Germany Award jury and FrankfurtForward jury.
Väth regularly speaks at international financial conferences on Brexit, FinTechs and Financial Centre Development, Euro Clearing and Green Finance. Väth is a Special Fellow of the Financial Think Tank of Asian Financial Cooperation Association and publishes regularly in this capacity. He is a member of Rotary Club and has a Diploma in Economics from the University Mainz, Germany. Väth is an occasional lecturer at Universities and Business Schools.