Steve Arent started his professional career as an IT engineer with Crédit Suisse Luxembourg in 1992. He was responsible for the implementation of the bank’s transaction and data systems platforms.
Five years later, he was appointed Head of IT International Private Banking of Credit Suisse Private Banking at the bank’s Zurich head office, where he was responsible for IT strategy and operations in the bank’s subsidiaries and international branches.
Steve Arent joined the Commerzbank group in 1998 as Senior Vice President, Head of IT, Organization and Services of Commerzbank International S.A. in Luxembourg. His duties more especially involved the strengthening and implementation of a new strategic organization for the German banking group’s business. After a number of senior level positions, in 2012 Steve Arent was promoted to Divisional Head International Banking at the Frankfurt head office and became the Commerzbank CIO Continental Europe in 2013.
He joined the Quilvest Group in February 2014 as Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Executive Committee for the Quilvest Wealth Management group as well as CBP Quilvest bank.