Willibald Cernko is a businessperson who has been the head of 10 different companies. Presently, Mr. Cernko holds the position of Chief Executive & Retail Officer at Erste Group Bank AG and Chairman -Supervisory Board at Erste & Steiermńrkische Bank dd and Chairman-Supervisory Board at s Wohnbaubank AG (both are subsidiaries of Erste Group Bank AG) and Chairman-Supervisory Board of UniCredit Leasing (Austria) GmbH.
He is also on the board of Allgemeine Sparkasse Ober÷sterreich Bank AG, Notartreuhandbank AG and Erste Group Immorent AG.
In the past Mr. Cernko held the position of Chief Risk Officer for Erste Group Bank AG, Principal at Raiffeisenbank Obdach-Weisskirchen eGen, Chairman-Supervisory Board at Ukrsotsbank PJSC, Chairman for Vienna Stock Exchange, Chief Executive Officer at UniCredit Bank Austria AG (Private Banking), Chief Executive Officer at UniCredit Bank Austria AG, Chief Executive Officer for Unicredit Bank AG (Austria), Deputy Head-Corporate Banking Division at Creditanstalt AG, Head-Customer Services at Bank Austria AG, Head-Retail Germany & Austria at UniCredit Group and President of Austrian Bankers' Association.
Mr. Cernko received an undergraduate degree from the University of Vienna.