Elected until: 2020. First elected: 2010. Nationality: Austrian.
Dr. Paul Achleitner, born on September 28, 1956 in Linz (Austria), studied at the University for Business Administration, Economics, Law and Social Sciences of St. Gallen where he also obtained a doctorate.
After various assignments in the Strategy Consulting of Bain & Co. and positions at Goldman Sachs in the areas Mergers & Acquisitions and Investment Banking, he became Chairman of the German Branch of Goldman Sachs in 1994. In 2000 he joined the Board of Management of the former Allianz AG, where he was in charge for Finance up to his leaving in 2012.
Since May 2012 Achleitner is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank AG. He is also a member of the Supervisory Board of Bayer AG.