Christiane Neumüller has been named as Country Manager Germany of SIA as of 1st January 2018, reporting directly to SIA’s International Division Director Cristina Astore.
She has responsibility for developing SIA’s presence in the German market where the company invested also through the acquisition of the processing activities of payment cards and the management of POS and ATM terminals from UniCredit Business Integrated Solutions (UBIS), a company in the UniCredit Group.
This appointment is consistent with the objectives of the SIA Strategic Plan, which aims to consolidate the company’s competitive positioning at international level, especially in Germany that represents a target country. Indeed, in Germany SIA has about 50 employees based in Munich, Nuremberg and Frankfurt.
Before joining SIA, Christiane Neumüller (50) was Head of Cards Application Management Germany in UniCredit Business Integrated Solutions where she worked for ten years. In the period 2003-2006, she was Senior Project Manager at HVB Systems, while from 2001 to 2003 she joined HypoVereinsbank with the role of Head of Self-Service Solutions. Neumüller began her professional carrier at Sparda Datenverarbeitung where in 1998 she was appointed Head of Application Development Self-Service technology.