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Horst Kleinlein

Senior Partner

As a Senior Partner, Horst Kleinlein is responsible for strategic projects on digitalization, restructuring and transformation topics. In these areas, he has advised large institutions in the Sparkassen-Finanzgruppe, large-cap banks and specialized banks in Germany as well as large institutions in Austria, Switzerland and Eastern Europe. Currently, his main focus lies on the Sparkassen-Finanzgruppe and state banks in Germany.


Office Munich
Theresienhöhe 13a
80339 Munich


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Articles by Horst Kleinlein

An almost “lost decade”

In the aftermath of the financial crisis, many financial institutions across Europe have launched major cost-cutting initiatives to stabilize their financial performance, while some have even launched comprehensive restructuring programs.

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