BNP Paribas Germany News & Press
October 18, 2013 -

BNP Paribas expands the Group Management Board in Germany – Torsten Murke has been appointed as Deputy Chairman

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As part of its ambition to grow, BNP Paribas further expands the Management Board
Germany, which is chaired by Camille Fohl, head of BNP Paribas Group in Germany.

In addition to his role as member of the Management Board Germany and CEO of CIB
(Corporate & Investment Banking) Germany, Torsten Murke (50) has been appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, reflecting the broad Group offering of BNP Paribas’ CIB activities in Germany. Torsten Murke joined BNP Paribas in 2011. He has been CEO of CIB since April 2012.

Dr Carsten Esbach (42) joins the Management Board Germany as a new member. In this
position, he will be responsible for coordinating transversal and internal projects, with a view to further integrating operations within the BNP Paribas Group in Germany. In parallel to the duties taken on as member of the German Management Board, Esbach will continue to serve as COO of CIB Germany. He has been with BNP Paribas since 1999.

Germany is a key market in the European growth strategy of the Group. BNP Paribas plans to grow revenues in Germany by 8% annually until 2016 and to create an additional 500 jobs.