For Josef Ackermann, head of Germany’s biggest bank, the World Economic Forum is a curtain call for the top power broker of an industry under attack.
Josef Ackermann tried to shake up Zurich Insurance Group AG. Now, allegations that he was partly responsible for the suicide of the chief financial officer are casting a shadow over his 35-year career.
Josef Ackermann, the former chief executive of Deutsche Bank AG, cannot be happy about the timing of a new book by his ex-head of communications.
"As I've made clear, I react emotionally when principles of fairness are violated."
- Josef Ackermann on Sep 12, 2013