Partner - Advisory & Consulting, Deloitte
Marco Lichtfous leads the Banking Strategy and Regulatory Affairs department in the Advisory & Consulting unit. Prior to joining Deloitte, he was head of prudential supervision at the Banque centrale du Luxembourg (BcL). In this function, he was a long term member of the European Banking Authotity’s (EBA) Standing Committee on Regulation and Policy (SCRePol).
He moved to the BcL from the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), where he was dealing with Policy Development and the supervision of Liquidity- and Operational Risks. Marco was also a member, since their inception of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision’s (BCBS) Working Group on Liquidity (WGL) and of the Committee of European Banking Supervisors’ (CEBS) Task Force on Liquidity.
Before his career in supervision, Marco acquired over 10 years’ experience in strategic consulting, restructuring, change management and corporate finance with top employers. He held positions of Associate Director at Omega Capital (M&A Advisory), Vice President Strategic Planning & Business Development at American Express, Senior Manager at A.T. Kearney Management Consultants and Senior Manager at Renaissance Worldwide Strategy Ltd., all in London and New York.
Marco also has significant hands-on experience in senior management as CFO/COO in the healthcare sector, and interim CEO, CFO and COO in the financial sector, among others.
He holds a degree in finance & economics from Universtät Trier in Germany and an MBA from UCLA. He speaks several languages fluently and has lived and worked in multiple countries.