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Matthew Lobner

Chief of Staff and Head of Strategy for Europe, HSBC

Mr Lobner joined HSBC in 2005 and has served in a wide range of international positions across the Group. Before his current role as Chief of Staff and Head of Strategy & Planning, Europe, he served as Global Head of CMB Strategy and CEO HSBC Thailand. Other roles with the group included positions in Hong Kong, London, and Chicago.

Prior to joining HSBC, Mr Lobner was an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Company where he led teams reviewing retail banking, consumer lending and insurance strategies. Before joining the private sector, he served as an officer in the United States Navy.

Mr Lobner holds a Master of Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and graduated with distinction from the United States Naval Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree.