Bert is currently working for KfW in Frankfurt am Main. His tasks at KfW encompass the analysis of SME loan and leasing securitisations across Europe. He is also dealing with selected regulatory issues i.e. Basel III (incl. CDR IV / CRR) regarding securitisation. Bert was a lead project manager in the Distributed Ledger Technology project – European Commercial Paper – together with Commerzbank and MEAG. From 2007 to 2010 he worked as a portfolio manager in the Structured Credit unit at Deka Investment GmbH. He started his career at the credit rating agency Fitch Ratings in the field of securitisation. Bert holds a business administration degree as well as a Master of Science in “Risk Management & Regulation”.