Numbrs Appoints New Advisory Board [portfolio]

It is essential for us, to keep our valued partners informed about the latest developments of Numbrs. In 2013, Saidler & Co. founded Numbrs. Today, Numbrs is the no.1 banking application in Germany with 1.5m bank accounts and CHF 10bn+ in asset managed through its system. 

Saidler & Co is delighted to announce the appointment of Sir Victor Blank, Dr. Philipp Rösler and Mr. Bill Benz to the Numbrs Advisory Board.

The new established Advisory Board will support to shape and guide the strategy of Numbrs working closely with the leadership team.

Additionally, the board will assist the company in assessing growth opportunities via its extensive network of contacts. The advisory council consists of:

Sir Victor Blank

Sir Victor Blank is a successful public figure in UK business and has particular expertise and authority in the fields of finance, law, media, and government. He is the former Chairman of Lloyds Banking Group and the current Chairman of several educational and charitable organizations.

Dr. Philipp Rösler

Dr. Philipp Rösler is a former German politician who was the Federal Minister of Economics and Technology and Vice Chancellor of Germany from 2011 to 2013. He was the first German Minister of Economics to visit Silicon Valley. After retiring from politics, Dr. Philipp Rösler became a member of the managing board of the World Economic Forum (WEF). Additionally, he got appointed as the chief executive officer of New York-based Cihang Charity Foundation, the largest shareholder of HNA Group.

Mr. Bill Benz

Mr. Bill Benz served as the Chief Executive Officer at PIMCO Europe Ltd. PIMCO is an American investment management firm focusing on fixed income, headquartered in California, with 2,300 employees working in 14 offices across 11 countries, and $1.66 trillion in assets under management as of 31 December 2018. Mr. Benz previously also worked at Bank of America.

We conclude that the new Numbrs Advisory Board, with all its experience and unique expertise, will play an increasingly significant role in assisting the firm through this period of economic uncertainty, regulatory change, and intense global competition.

Saidler & Co. congratulates Numbrs to assemble such a group of world-class professionals with diverse backgrounds.