Dirk Goergen

  • Head of Client Coverage Division
  • Responsible for Sales Management and Sales Strategy globally


Year of birth: 1981
Nationality: German

Year of first appointment to the Executive Board: 2018
End of current appointment to the Executive Board: 2024


  • Apprenticeship as banker (‘Bankkaufmann’)
  • Diploma in Business Administration from the University of Trier, exchange semester at the Trinity College in Dublin (Ireland)

Professional career

Dirk Goergen was most recently Head of Sales for Private Clients Germany in the Private and Commercial Bank of Deutsche Bank (PCB). In that role he was responsible for all retail sales activities in the German market, including distribution partners and direct channel advisory activities. Dirk also led the PCB efforts of the integration of traditional and digital channel businesses.

Previously, he worked at Bain & Company with and for big financial institutions, implementing strong cultures and driving major transformational projects. 

Supervisory board positions and other relevant positions

  • Member of the Management Board of DWS Investment GmbH1
  • Member of the Management Board of DWS Beteiligungs GmbH1
  • Director at Neo Strategic Holding Limited (until August 25, 2021)1,2
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of DWS Grundbesitz GmbH1
  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of DWS Alternatives GmbH1


1 group mandate of DWS Group GmbH & Co. KGaA
not publicly listed company, minority shareholding of DWS Goup GmbH & Co. KGaA

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