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entrepreneur , university professor , private sector banker

Klaus-Peter Müller is a German banker.

Background

Müller, Klaus-Peter was born on September 16, 1944.

Education

Doctor (honorary), Finance Academy Russian Federation, 2004.

Career

He is the Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors of Commerzbank AG, Germany's second-largest bank. 1962-1964: Apprenticeship in banking at Bankhaus Friedrich Simon KGaA, Düsseldorf 1964-1966: Military service (1st Lt) Since 1966 working for Commerzbank AG: 1966-1968: Düsseldorf Branch 1968-1973: Representative Office New York, since 1971 New York Branch 1973-1982: Düsseldorf Branch, later Joint Manager of the Duisburg Branch 1982-1986: Joint Manager of the New York Branch 1986-1990: Executive Vice President, Head of the Corporate Banking Department February 1990: Head of the department in charge of the Bank’s East German operations May 25, 2001 - May 15, 2008: Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors Since May 2008: Chairman of the Supervisory Board.

Achievements

  • February 2004: Honorary doctorate from Finance Academy of the Russian Federation, Moscow\r\nMarch 2005 - March 2009: President of the Association of German Banks, Berlin\r\nSince January 2007: Honorary professor at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management (Bankakademie / HfB), Frankfurt am Main\r\nSince April 2008: Chairman of the Executive Committee German Transport Forum, Berlin\r\nSince July 2008: Chairman of the German Corporate Governance Commission, Berlin\r\n2011: Great Federal Cross of Merit (Großes Verdienstkreuz)\r\nJune 2008: Ludwig-Erhard Gold Medal of the Economic Council of the Christian Democratic Union\r\nJanuary 2007: Honorary Professor at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management\r\nJune 2005: Cross of Honour of the Bundeswehr in Gold, for the recognition of commitment to in-depth meetings between executives of the Bundeswehr and the economy\r\nFebruary 2004: Honorary doctorate from the University of Finance Government of the Russian Federation.

Membership

Member of the Supervisory Board of The Linde Group since 2003.

Connections

Married; 1 child.