CEO & board spokesman, Fidor Bank

Matthias Kröner is the CEO and board spokesman of Fidor Bank. It specialises in the internet-based retail of financial services for the widely diversified private client business. Kröner himself is responsible for investor relations, corporate communication, strategic development and communities. Kröner studied Business Administration in Munich, as he also did in New York and completed his traineeship at Maffei KGaA Bank in Munich. In 1997, he was the youngest CEO of a German direct bank, Direkt Anlage Bank AG, at the age of 32. From 1993 to 2002 he co-developed the first continental European online broker.