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Dirk Vater

Partner, Frankfurt

Dr. Dirk Vater is a partner in Bain & Company’s Frankfurt office. He is head of the firm’s Banking practice in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and also coordinates the global Retail Banking practice. Furthermore, he is active in Bain’s global Digitalization practice group. Dirk Vater has more than 20 years of management consulting experience in financial services institutions.

Dirk Vater holds particular expertise in international digitalization for major financial institutions. He works with clients to address topics such as their digital agenda and roadmap, digital customer approach and the "bank branch of the future".

Prior to joining Bain & Company in 2004, Vater was a partner with another global consulting firm in Frankfurt.

Dirk Vater is a graduate of the University of Mannheim, where he received a degree in Business Administration and earned his PhD in business administration from the University of Chemnitz.

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