we are zeb

WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT YOUR SUCCESS

192 Mio. Euro UMSATZ

€192 M IN TURNOVER

24% growth
GEGRÜNDET 1992

FOUNDED IN 1992

By Prof. Henner Schierenbeck & Prof. Bernd Rolfes
KUNDEN

700+ CLIENTS

90% of which are long standing clients
STANDORTE

17 LOCATIONS

From Amsterdam to Zurich

Locations

COUNTRIES

13 COUNTRIES

From Austria to the United Kingdom

Countries

2,500+ PROJEKTE

2,500+ PROJECTS

From strategic planning to implementation
MITARBEITER

≈ 1,000 EMPLOYEES

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60+ PARTNERS

Managing Director:
Prof. Stefan Kirmße

Michaela

Michaela Schneider

Managing Partner

Michaela Schneider set up zeb in Austria in 2001 and is a Managing Partner based in the Vienna office. Her particular focus is on client management for strategic projects in the areas business and operating model as well as finance and risk. She is a member of our Financial & Regulatory Information Service Practice Group.


Werner

Werner Konezny

Managing Partner

Werner Konezny serves as Managing Partner of zeb Austria and is a member of the Management Team of the zeb group. He joined zeb in Vienna in 2003 after having worked for BearingPoint (formerly KPMG Consulting) in financial services with client projects encompassing process reengineering, IT implementation and risk and management accounting.


Erwin

Erwin Meichenitsch

Partner

Erwin Meichenitsch is Partner at zeb Austria and the founder of our Payments Practice Group. In these roles, he is driving topics and leading client projects with a focus on operating model business transformation with a distinct IT and operations component, including reorganizations, business process optimizations, and management of large-scale transformation projects.


Christian Legeny

Christian Legény

Managing Partner
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.





1992

zeb was founded in Münster in 1992 by university professors Dr. Henner Schierenbeck and Dr. Bernd Rolfes as the “Zentrum für ertragsorientiertes Bankmanagement“ (center for profit-oriented bank management, abbreviated as zeb).

1997

zeb branches out into Austria and Switzerland with the opening of offices in Vienna and Zurich.

1998

Further offices in Germany are opened in Berlin and Frankfurt.

2001

An additional German office in Munich and our new Warsaw office in Poland are opened at the end of the year. Moreover, our subsidiary zeb.information.technology is incorporated.

2007

A new zeb office in Hamburg opens its doors.

2011

zeb establishes an office in Luxembourg. compentus GmbH, an independent consultancy offering services to the cooperative banking sector, is incorporated as a new subsidiary.

2012

With offices in Stockholm, Copenhagen and Oslo, zeb’s presence does not only spread to Northern Europe. By opening an office in Milan, zeb further expands in the opposite direction at the same time.

2014

zeb strengthens its footprint in Eastern Europe by opening an office in Moscow.

Since 2016

zeb London opens in mid-2016 followed by the opening of the Amsterdam and New York offices in 2018. With 1,000+ employees, zeb becomes the leading consultancy in the financial services sector.