Richard Wilkinson, Head of Commercial Real Estate, Erste Group

Richard Wilkinson has been Head of the Vienna-based Erste Group Commercial Real Estate business since 2011. He joined the bank in 1989, when he started working for the treasury department at Erste Group’s London branch. In 1996, Richard moved to Vienna as Head of Balance Sheet Management where he was responsible for the asset/liability management and investment portfolio of Erste Group. In 2005, he was appointed Head of Group Large Corporates where he was responsible for corporate business with large companies in Erste Group’s core markets as well as for corporate finance including equity capital markets and leasing & commercial project financing in Austria.