Moritz is chief compliance officer, corporate secretary and heading legal services at Bank of Communications (Luxembourg) S.A. and Bank of Communications, Co., Ltd., Luxembourg Branch. He is also a permanent member of the European credit committee. He joined in 2015 when the Shanghai based banking group opened its subsidiary and branch in his current roles and two branches in France and Italy were added since.
He joined his previous bank, Banque LBLux S.A., a former Luxembourg subsidiary of Bayerische Landesbank, in 2007. He was legal counsel in corporate banking covering the Benelux market. After several years of negotiating and implementing the restructuring of company and project loans, Moritz was appointed general counsel and later chief compliance officer. As such, he oversaw the sell-off and rundown of banking operations, before joining his current employer.
Moritz is a German qualified lawyer, having read law in Göttingen and Berlin, as well as holding a LL.M. from Nottingham Law School. Having recently completed the ILA/INSEAD Aspiring Directors Program, he is an active member of Institut Luxembourgeois des Adminstrateurs, Association Luxembourgeoise des Juristes de droit Bancaire and Association Luxembourgeoise des Compliance Officers and is keen on digital transformation, governance and sustainable business.