Christiane Laibach has taken office as Chair of the Management Board of DEG – Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH, as of 1 July 2018. She succeeds Bruno Wenn, who has chosen to take early retirement as of 30 June 2018 following nine years in the position.
Christiane Laibach has been a member of the DEG Management Board since February 2015. A graduate economist, Laibach (56) was previously responsible for the global loans and investment business with corporates and funds, for infrastructure financing and for Customer Solutions. In September 2017, she was appointed Chair of the DEG Management Board by KfW in its capacity as shareholder of DEG.