Investor Relations release
12.03.2015 - Change in management at comdirect bank: Arno Walter is new CEO of comdirect
Quickborn. Effective as of 15.03.2015, Arno Walter (47) will be the new CEO of comdirect bank. He will succeed Thorsten Reitmeyer, who left the company as of 31.12.2014.
The new CEO, Arno Walter, was previously responsible for the private customers segment in the south-west region as group executive manager of Commerzbank. A qualified bank clerk and business economist, Walter previously worked in various roles at Commerzbank, the German stock exchange and Dresdner Bank.
“Arno Walter is extremely well-versed in retail business and possesses extensive managerial experience from a variety of executive positions in our industry,” said Martin Zielke, Chair of the Supervisory Board of comdirect bank. “comdirect bank can look back on a success story that spans 20 years. I am certain that Arno Walter will continue the course of growth of the past years. The conditions for this are great: comdirect delivers innovative services, has extremely satisfied customers and makes use of an exceptional team of managers,” Zielke continued.