Eric Zimny

Managing Director, Head of CEEMEA Origination

Eric Zimny


With over 25 years of Loan and Debt Capital Market experience, Eric is a Managing Director and Head of CEEMEA Origination, Loan Capital Markets, at SMBCE responsible for the origination and structuring of loans for corporates and financial institutions across the full regional and borrower spectrum. Before joining SMBC in 2011, he was employed at Commerzbank New York, Frankfurt and London, where he held various head positions including loans and bonds origination. Eric is a certified Attorney at Law and has worked as such in Germany and the US. Eric is also a member of a group of authors that triennially publish a practical textbook on syndicated lending for borrowers, banking professionals, lawyers and auditors in German language

Speaker at these events:

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Africa 2020

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Saudi Arabia 2019

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Africa 2019

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk East Africa 2018

Speaker at these virtual events:

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Turkey 2021 Virtual Conference

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Middle East 2020 - Virtual Conference

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Africa 2020 - Virtual Conference