Jens Tolckmitt

Chief Executive, Associaton of German Pfandbrief Banks

Jens Tolckmitt was appointed Chief Executive of the Association of German Pfandbrief Banks (vdp) in June 2009. From January 2003 to May 2009 he served as the Managing Director of the Association of Foreign Banks (VAB) in Germany. Before that, from 1998 to 2002, Jens Tolckmitt worked for the Association of German Mortgage Banks in Bonn and Berlin (the predecessor organization of the vdp) in several positions, finally heading the capital markets department of the association. Prior to this he studied economics, specializing in monetary macroeconomics and finance, and graduated in 1998.