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Dr. Michaela Schneider, Partner



Dr. Michaela Schneider

Dr. Michaela Schneider spearheaded zeb’s expansion into Austria in 2001 and is a Managing Partner based in the Vienna office.

Her experience spans a long career in consulting at zeb and at one of the big four accounting companies, where she was a senior manager responsible for financial services. In addition, she worked in the industry for a number of years for a large Austrian banking group in the areas of steering and risk management.

Having studied at Vienna University of Economics and Business, Michaela holds a degree in Business Administration majoring in banking and insurance, followed by a PhD with a focus on total quality management in financial services.

At zeb, she combines her considerable academic and practical expertise for high level project acquisition at the top tier of Austrian and CEE banking institutions. Her project management track record covers successful new and ongoing client engagement across a wide number of issues including organization and process management, controlling and accounting, cost and risk management, a wide range of regulatory topics, as well as software implementation and data warehouse conceptual design and implementation.

Michaela also lectures on banking and finance topics at the University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna and facilitates professional education and continued learning, both in-house and externally, through her authorship of articles and contributions to publications on the European banking market and bank management.

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  • Regional banks
  • Private banking
  • Total quality management
  • Steering and risk management
  • Organization and process management
  • Controlling
  • Accounting 


  • Corporate Banking Austria
  • Private Banking Austria