Dr. Daniel Diemers
Dr. Daniel Diemers is an advisor to executives in the financial services industry for Strategy&, PwC's strategy consulting business. Based in Zurich, he is a Partner at Strategy& Switzerland. He is a member of our Financial Services practice in Europe and the Middle East. He has 19 years of consulting experience in financial services and covers themes such as strategy, operating models, digital innovation, emerging technologies, and regulatory and risk management.
He also has a particular focus on strategy development and implementation in the wealth management and private banking sector, and has worked with leading banks and wealth and asset managers across Europe and the Middle East. He is also the PwC Leader of Blockchain in EMEA and is a renowned expert for Fintech, Wealthtech and Blockchain, working extensively in this new, emerging field over the past few years.
Daniel Diemers has contributed to our global wealth management platform by co-authoring viewpoints and presentations, as well as participating in industry forums and conferences.
His published articles include:
- Blockchain for MENA telecom operators: Seizing the opportunity
- Developing a FinTech ecosystem in the GCC: let’s get ready for take off
- Global wealth management outlook 2014–15: New strategies for a changing industry
- GCC private banking study 2015: Seizing the opportunities
Before going into consulting, he ran his own business, developing internet-based, early-warning systems, and did academic research on how digital transformation impacts economy and society.
He holds a PhD and a Diploma in Economics and Business Administration from the University of St. Gallen HSG, has a CEMS Master in International Management (MIM) from the Rotterdam School of Management, and an Executive Degree in Exponential Technologies from Singularity University.