Rüdiger Schmidt has more than 25 years experience in managing IT for the Financial Services Industry. Since July 2015 Rüdiger Schmidt is CIO at Banco Sabadell.

Prior to joining Banco Sabadell, he spent 18 years of his career at Deutsche Bank Group in international management positions within Group Technology for Retail Banking, Private & Wealth Management and Transaction Banking.

He is graduate in Computer Science & Economics from Fachhochschule Karlsruhe (University of Applied Sciences) in Germany.

Additionally, has broad domain skills in retail banking, private wealth management and commercial/transaction banking. Successful end‐to‐end implementation of large scale transformation programs including core banking replacements, and in leading global organizations.