Stephan Opitz has been a Member of the Management Committee of KfW Development Bank since 2011. He is responsible for strategy, financial instruments, sectoral issues and the operative business in Europe and Asia.
Prior to joining KfW, he worked in various areas within KfW Bankengruppe, including development finance, export and project finance and product development.
Mr. Opitz studied industrial engineering at the Technical University of Berlin and macroeconomics at University Paris IX/Dauphine. He completed postgraduate studies at the German Development Institute (Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik “DIE”).