Bloomberg the Company

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Follow Us

Industry Products

Putschek Leaves Raiffeisen’s Investment-Bank Unit After 18 Years

Don't Miss Out —
Follow us on:

March 25 (Bloomberg) -- Wolfgang Putschek, one of the most senior investment bankers at Austria’s Raiffeisen Bank International AG, is leaving after 18 years.

Putschek, 48, is departing from Raiffeisen’s Centrobank unit at the end of March to join Swimsol, a maker of photovoltaic systems he founded with his brother, he told Bloomberg News today.

Raiffeisen, eastern Europe’s second-largest lender, merged its investment-bank unit, Raiffeisen Investment, of which Putschek was a co-head since 2004, with Centrobank last May. Putschek continued as head of regions, responsible for corporate finance in eastern Europe and Austria, under the Vienna-based lender’s roof.

A Raiffeisen Centrobank spokeswoman, Andrea Pelinka-Kinz, confirmed Putschek is leaving. No replacement will be named as his tasks will be divided among Gerhard Grund, Henning von Stechow and Klaus Imhof, she said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Alexander Weber in Vienna at aweber45@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Mariajose Vera at mvera1@bloomberg.net

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.