18 August 2023

Anna-Katharina Coenen appointed Chief Risk Officer of HSBC Germany

HSBC announces today that Anna-Katharina Coenen is appointed Chief Risk Officer of HSBC Germany with effect from 1st October, 2023. In her new role she will become a member of the German Executive Committee. She succeeds Nik Speer, who decided to leave HSBC at the end of September 2023.

“We thank Nik Speer for his very valuable contributions to the development of our bank”, said Michael Schleef, CEO of HSBC Germany. “And we are very pleased that we were able to win Anna-Katharina Coenen for the role. Not just does she know our business in Germany well, but also that of HSBC’s continental European entity.”

Anna has extensive experience in finance and risk. After working for Commerzbank in various roles, she joined HSBC in 2018. Since 2019 she is Head of Operational & Resilience Risk at HSBC Germany. And since October 2022, she is also in charge of Operational & Resilience Risk at HSBC Continental Europe.

Anna-Katharina Coenen, Chief Risk Officer of HSBC Germany

By taking on the role as CRO of HSBC Germany, Anna will hand over her responsibilities at HBCE in the course of 2023. She will continue to be responsible for Operational & Resilience Risk Management for HSBC Germany.


Jens Friedrich
E-Mail: jens.friedrich@hsbc.de
Phone: +49 211 910 1789

About HSBC Germany

HSBC Germany is part of the HSBC Group, one of the world's leading commercial banks with assets of USD 3,041 billion (as of June 30, 2023). It has a network in 62 countries and territories worldwide, which account for over 90 per cent of global economic output. HSBC Germany's clients are companies, institutional clients, the public sector and wealthy private clients. The bank stands for internationality, comprehensive advisory skills, great placement power, first-class infrastructure and capital strength.

About HSBC Continental Europe

HSBC Continental Europe, headquartered in Paris, is an indirectly held subsidiary of HSBC Holdings plc. In addition to the banking, insurance and wealth management activities based in France, HSBC Continental Europe also includes business activities in Germany, Belgium, France, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Malta, Poland, Sweden, Spain and the Czech Republic.