On Tuesday, May 9, 2017, alumnae and female students of Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gathered for the first event of the Ladies First series in 2017 at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. Anna Schweisfurth, Alumni Officer at Frankfurt School, and Karin Reuschenbach-Coutinho, Head of Frankfurt School’s Career Services, organised the evening and introduced the guest speaker and welcomed the audience.
Katharina Gehra, Partner at Interritus Group, was the guest speaker of the evening. Katharina Gehra is a Partner at Interritus Group, which is a principal investor in European banking. Her current role includes serving on the supervisory board of Kommunalkredit Austria AG which is held to 55 percent by Interritus. In 2015 and 2016 she was named one of the “Top 40 under 40” in management by the German business magazine “Capital”.