07.06.2021
Digifin21 | Meet the speaker: Dr Nazim Cetin
 
 

#7 | Meet the speaker... Dr Nazim Cetin

 

For #digifin21, we want to get to know a few of our speakers better and dig a bit deeper into the industry they represent. Find out in this post about: Dr Nazim Cetin, CEO of Allianz X.

  • 2017 – PRESENT | ALLIANZ X GMBH – CEO
    • Lead Allianz SE’s digital investment unit.
  • 2012 – 2017 | BERTELSMANN SE – VICE PRESIDENT CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT & NEW BUSINESSES, HEAD OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
    • Design and execution of Bertelsmann’s divisional digitization strategy (incl.M&A).
    • Lead global Bertelsmann Marketplace/Platform initiative.
    • Restructured operations in Turkey, expanded service scope by SCM services via M&A
  • 2009 – 2012 | AGORA42 VERLAGSGESELLSCHAFT MBH – FOUNDER AND MANAGING DIRECTOR
    • Founder and publisher (together with bestselling author Richard David Precht) of first German magazine focusing on philosophy and economics.
  • 2004 – 2007 | MAPLE BANK GMBH – VICE PRESIDENT COMMERCIAL FINANCE
    • Developed commercial finance division (Germany, UK and Canada).
    • Grew commercial finance portfolio from USD 200mn to USD 1.1bn.
  • 2003 – 2004 | VEGA STRUCTURED FINANCE GMBH – CO-FOUNDER AND MANAGING DIRECTOR
    • Advisor for banks (IBB AG, KSK Ebersberg, Maple Bank) and SMEs.
    • Structured and placed transactions with face value EUR 100+ mn.
  • 2002 – 2003 | LANDESBANK BADEN-WUERTTEMBERG – TRAINEE INVESTMENT BANKING

Watch the video to find out his opinion on the following questions:

 

- What is the most underrated trend in your industry?

- Which business model or product you would have never thought to become successful?

- Which book should every finance executive read? Why?

 

 

If this inspires you to watch the full panel discussion he participated in at #digifin21, click here to get to the YouTube Playlist.