Christian Legény

Christian Legény is a Managing Partner based in our Vienna office. He heads zeb’s activities in CEE and leads the Practice Group Merger & Post Merger Integration.



Christian Legény is a Managing Partner based in our Vienna office. He heads zeb’s activities in CEE and leads the Practice Group Merger & Post Merger Integration.

Christian became a partner in 2012 and has over 25 years of experience in consulting, the majority of which stem from top-tier client projects in the financial services sector. Having joined zeb ten years ago from executive consulting roles at EY and Capgemini with responsibilities for banking consulting in Eastern Europe and as vice president and member of the Eastern Europe management board, respectively, Christian is predominantly working with financial institutions on a wide range of retail banking, restructuring, as well as IT strategy and business transformation issues.

He has particular expertise in M&A, PMI, and organizational transformation. In addition and as a leading member of zeb’s IT Transformation Practice Group, he focuses on operations and IT strategy development. His recent client work includes, for example, the restructuring and transformation of banks in the CEE region, the setup of a data governance organization in a major Russian bank, the implementation of core banking systems and, beyond that, various post-merger integration projects in Central and Eastern Europe.