FINANCIAL SERVICES EXPERTISE

As industry experts, we are able to cover your entire value-chain. From strategy and business development to operations and IT implementation. We have a firm grasp of the state of the industry, its players and dynamics. We develop robust strategies and innovative visions solidly implemented for tangible results.

Strategy and organisation

Your objectives are our driving force: best use of innovation and digital to develop strategic options and create optimal business models combined with our penchant for taking your clients and your staff along this journey.

Finance and Risk

Forewarned is forearmed: safe, efficient solutions to comply with regulatory requirements and internal control tasks.

Technology

Full speed ahead on the data highway: optimal IT solutions and advanced ability to act.


INSIGHT

  • As the largest financial services specialist consultancy in Europe, we have the ability to focus on one sector and generate deep insights.
  • Our approach is data driven and for that reason, we develop and provide state-of-the-art benchmark and scenario analysis which we use in our daily work and in our studies (e.g. via our European Banking Study, Basel IV impact study, Digital Pulse Check).
  • We provide unparalleled insights into the continental European FS landscape – e.g. Germany, the Nordics, Benelux and France. With over 20 years of consulting expertise, our information base and network prove to be extensive and deep.

EXPERTISE

  • All our consultants are specialized in the financial services sector. Most have prior experience in banking, insurance or asset management.
  • Our collaborative and team-oriented culture enables us to give our consultants a long-term perspective at zeb, which proves our average tenure of more than 6 years.
  • In combination with more than 1.000 consultants and a hands-on approach, we master complex projects that require deep financial services knowledge and profound technical skills.

Collaborative

  • Our financial services sector focus enables us to cover all topics with a focus on strategy & business development, finance & risk and operations & IT/ digital.
  • Being able to understand the challenges in each department of firms in the FS industry, we are able to bridge gaps – often even within firms.
  • When necessary, we team up with niche-specialists, universities and research facilities that share our culture and DNA to provide the best results for our customers.





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  • exchange and discussion on exciting topics

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