Photographic portrait of Sebastian Schaefer
What inspires me is to reshape the financial services industry by creating the future today.

Sebastian Schaefer

EY Germany Financial Services Consulting Wealth & Private Banking Leader

Passionate advisor for (private) banking institutions and wealth managers from process improvement to core banking transformations. Enthusiastic football supporter. Proud husband. Father of two boys.

As a director with an industry focus on financial services, Sebastian is the Consulting Wealth Management Leader in Germany. He advises wealth managers and financial institutions. He supports banks in improving their performance to meet efficiency requirements whilst conforming to regulatory standards.

Sebastian holds a university degree in Business Management from the University of Applied Sciences Ludwigshafen and received scholarships from the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), the Haniel Stiftung and the Japanese Ministry of Education.

How Sebastian is building a better working world

“In my daily work with clients, I try to build a better working world by helping financial institutions improve customer experience and manage cost whilst adhering to regulations and driving transformation.

This is especially important as technological progress and digitalization are offering many new opportunities and the industry needs to regain stability and customers’ trust. What drives me is to create a better future today.”

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