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head of development, public website




Rene Kriest


From Library to Business Model: How we Saved Deutsche Bank 12 Million Euro and got Google's Attention

In the beginning we had an idea centered around reusable code. Fast forward 2 ½ years and we are the frontend framework for Deutsche Bank. Utilizing the power of Inner Source we have already saved the bank 12 million Euro – and counting. Join us to hear about how we leveraged open source for our success and what earned our invitation to present at Google's Angular Enterprise Summit in Mountain View in February 2019.


Rene Kriest is the Head of Development for Deutsche Bank’s Public Website department. He went from developer to manager who also has a strong focus on product and people development.