Hermann Tischendorf



First-principles thinker, strategist and executor. Bank 4.0 builder, interested in VC funded startup/greenfield operations, emerging/frontier markets and disruptive ideas, challenger banks & businesses. I still believe one needs to understand a business before one can "disrupt" it...

  • Value creation through experience, vision and focus on execution

  • Startup to mature to M&A experience on leading position(s) in FSI including a 200-12500 staff growth experience (during 3y timeperiod, expansion across whole Russian Federation and beyond)

  • Ability to see the "big picture" and skills to go into detail if needed

  • Cross functional experience both from technical and financial side

  • Retail Banking to Bank retailing progression, Digital Transformation, AI, Big Data strategies

  • Multi-disciplinary thinking, creativity, persistence

  • Project turnaround, crisis management, special situations

  • Execution in challenging environments, emerging markets, frontier markets

  • Major in operations research and data sciences.

  • Fluent in English, German and Russian.