Markus Cevela is Head of Group Data and Reporting Governance at Erste Group Bank AG, focusing on data- and reporting governance, group reporting strategy, BIC-network and data and reporting processes, among other topics.

He previously held other positions at Erste Group, mainly in the Accounting and Reporting area and was deeply involved within the following projects: Basel-2, Basel-3, implementation of IFRS  for consolidated COREP reporting. Currently one of his focus topics is the implementation of the Austrian Data Model for statutory reporting of Erste Group.