Mr. Bernd Leidner

Managing Partner, Living Credit Guarantee Germany

Mr. Leidner has 25 years of experience in designing and managing credit guarantee schemes (CGSs) and in providing consultancy to CGS around the world. He is one of the Managing Partners of LANDT GmbH, a Germany-based development finance consulting company focused on managing CGSs and providing specialized consulting services in this context. He serves as Chairman of the Management Board of ACGF – Afghan Credit Guarantee Foundation, a CGS funded by the German government, KfW and the World Bank.

Mr. Leidner is a specialist for feasibility studies, business planning, design and evaluation of guarantee funds as well as for the development of products and related policies and procedures.