Matthias Hach to become new Chief Marketing Officer of comdirect bank AG
- Matthias Hach is to succeed CMO Sven Deglow
- Sven Deglow will leave the company as of 31 December 2017
Matthias Hach is to become the new Chief Marketing Officer of comdirect bank AG as of 1 January 2018. He will succeed Sven Deglow who is leaving the company at his own request as of 31 December 2017. The Supervisory Board of comdirect bank AG approved the move last week and resolved to appoint Matthias Hach to the Board of Managing Directors of comdirect bank. This decision remains subject to regulatory approval.
Matthias Hach to become new CMO of comdirect
Matthias Hach is to become Chief Marketing Officer and will take on responsibility for Marketing and User Interface, the banking and brokerage departments, as well as the onvista bank market division and onvista media. Furthermore, he is also set to become a member of the Supervisory Boards of onvista AG and ebase GmbH, as well as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of onvista media GmbH.
Matthias Hach, 52, has been working at comdirect since February 2016 and is currently responsible for brokerage. He is a renowned market expert and was previously Managing Director of Flatex GmbH and a member of the Board of Managing Directors of ViTrade AG. “I am delighted that in Matthias Hach we have found an absolute market expert and experienced sales and marketing manager who knows comdirect and is strong in the area of brokerage. Over the last two years, he has continued to significantly advance the securities offering with innovative new products and services,” says Michael Mandel, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of comdirect bank AG, emphasising that, “It is in exactly this way that we want to continue and further strengthen comdirect’s position as the top address for saving, investing and trading. I am confident that with Matthias Hach we will continue the excellent growth seen in previous years.”
Sven Deglow will leave the company at the end of year
Sven Deglow, 48, Member of the Board of Managing Directors, will leave the company at his own request at the end of the year to pursue new professional challenges. The Supervisory Board complied with his request for early departure which means Sven Deglow will stand down from his position on the Board of Managing Directors with effect as of the end of 31 December 2017. Sven Deglow has been the Chief Marketing Officer of comdirect bank AG since September 2015. His other roles include Chairman of the Supervisory Board of onvista media GmbH and member of the Supervisory Board of ebase GmbH.
“Sven Deglow actively pushed forward comdirect’s continued digital development in a number of areas. Of particular note is the new corporate design, the expansion of mobile offerings and the onboarding of onvista,” says Michael Mandel, adding that, “We would like to thank him for his dedication, his ability to always get to the bottom of things and for making comdirect smarter for our customers with exciting products. We deeply regret his departure and wish him all the very best for his future professional endeavours.”