Hiltrud Thelen-Pischke has more than 35 years of experience in the financial services sector and is now working as a senior expert. She advices banks and financial institutions on regulatory issues (Basel III, CRR, CRD, German Banking Law etc) and is running trainings on regulatory updates for boardmembers and staff in banks. She worked as a Director at PwC Assurance Financial Services in Frankfurt until 2018 and was responsible for regulatory related services in Germany. Furthermore she was a member of the pan-european regulatory advisory expert panel. Her experience covers advising and auditing work on banks and other financial services institutions. She has a deep experience regarding securitisation transactions on several asset classes and was involved in the formation of the TSI. Hiltrud is author of various publications on regulatory, risk and accounting issues. In addition she established and managed the PwC Regulatory Blog from 2009 to 2018. She was chairwoman of a working group at the Institution of Public Auditors in Germany (IDW) and a member of EBA`s first Banking Stakeholder Group. Hiltrud Thelen-Pischke got a Diploma in Economics at the Rheinische Friederich-Wilhelm-University of Bonn.