Michel Thebault appointed new CEO of Consors Finanz
January 23, 2023
Michel Thebault took over the position of CEO of BNP Paribas Consors Finanz, one of the leading providers of consumer loans in Germany and Austria, effective 1 January 2023. In his new role, he will be responsible for both the German and Austrian markets. He is also a member of the Executive Committee of BNP Paribas Personal Finance in Paris and a member of the Management Board of BNP Paribas in Germany. He succeeds Gerd Hornbergs, who has successfully managed the company since 2005 and retired at the turn of the year.
Michel Thebault has held various positions at BNP Paribas for over 22 years. In 2000 he started as Regional Director in France. Subsequently, he led BNP Paribas Personal Finance subsidiaries in Turkey, Poland and Belgium before assuming responsibility for the development of activities in Asia as CEO of Personal Finance Asia in January 2020.
Thebault’s task will now be to continue the forward-looking strategic transformation of Consors Finanz into an agile and sustainable company and, in particular, to further advance the development from a pure consumer credit lender to a provider of various payment solutions for customers. This includes both the consumer credit business and the mobility business.