Horst Weis began his professional career in the banking sector more than 30 years ago with an apprenticeship as a banker, which he later rounded off with a degree in banking. In 1998 he completed his contact studies at the European Business School (ebs), which he completed with a degree in real estate economics (ebs). Horst Weis has been active in the commercial real estate financing segment since 2000.
He was most recently Head of Real Estate Finance Berlin at Helaba – Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen, where he was responsible for the Berlin market area including the former New Federal States. Prior to this, Horst Weis held various positions in real estate financing at HypoVereinsbank AG (Unicredit Group) and subsequently at Hypo Real Estate (now Deutsche Pfandbriefbank AG).
In October 2020, Horst Weis joined the management of Driven, where he is responsible for the areas of financing and underwriting, among other things.