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Christian Ruehmer

Christian Ruehmer


Christian Ruehmer is a Senior Risk Manager, Expert Advisor and Consultant in the area of Risk Management, Treasury, and Efficiency Management for banks, funds, and MFIs.

Christian has over 25 years of experience in banking and has worked in several large international banks, primarily in the areas of Risk Management, Treasury, Credit Portfolio Management, and Investment Management in various locations.  Since 2001, Christian also worked as a consultant for Risk Management and Efficiency Management where he advised over 50 MFIs and banks as well as several international organizations. Samples of recent projects include implementing risk reporting structures for large MFIs, Treasury management, implementing risk management frameworks, bad debt collection, and designing a risk management framework for mobile banking.

He is the Risk and Compliance Manager for Bamboo Finance, a Geneva based Private Equity Fund for impact investments with global presence.

Christian is the founder and president of Proyecto Horizonte, a community development program in Bolivia, which serves over 800 children and their families with programs in education, health care and community services since 2004.

He graduated from Hochschule für Bankwirtschaft in Frankfurt, Germany with a Diploma in Banking and Finance, and is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Financial Risk Manager (FRM).

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