Eugen Katzenstein was born in 1958 in Germany, is married and has three children. He started his career as a trainee in a bank and studied economics at Pforzheim University for Applied Sciences. He has a commercial diploma in banking and a degree in economics. He has worked for several banks and for a number of multinational companies, such as Lonza and Novartis. For about 6 years he was in Latin America (Peru and Mexico) as Financial Officer. Before joining TFL he was Managing Director of an own MBO in the healthcare sector. Since September 2001 he has been CFO of TFL and in 2007 became a Managing Director of the TFL Group.