“Managing mergers successfully means creating value.”

Christian Legény, Partner



Christian Legény

Christian Legény is a Managing Partner based in our Vienna office.

He oversees zeb’s activities in CEE and is an expert for mergers & post-merger integration. Christian became a partner in 2012 and has over 25 years of experience in consulting, mainly from top tier client engagements in the financial services sector. Having joined zeb ten years ago from executive consulting roles with responsibilities for banking consulting in Eastern Europe and as vice president and member of the Eastern Europe management board respectively, Christian works predominantly with financial institutions on a wide range of retail banking, restructuring, as well as IT strategy and business transformation issues.

His particular expertise lies in M&A, PMI and organizational transformation. In addition, he focuses on operations and IT strategy development. His recent client work includes, for example, restructuring and transforming various CEE banks, setting up a data governance organization in a large Russian bank, implementing core banking systems as well as numerous post-merger integration projects in Central and Eastern Europe.

Ask me about

  • Retail banking
  • Restructuring
  • IT strategy
  • IT transformation
  • Mergers & acquisitons
  • Post-merger integration