Patrick Papsdorf is Adviser in the Directorate General Market Infrastructure and Payments of the European Central Bank (ECB). He is part of the management team of the Market Infrastructure Management division, which  is responsible for operating the TARGET2 system, TIPS as well as TARGET2-Securities. In his role, Patrick leads the analytical team and the compliance team. He and his teams are closely involved in the ongoing projects and activities of the Directorate General.

Before joining the ECB, Patrick worked in a commercial bank, where he acquired the German recognition as bank officer, and at the Deutsche Bundesbank. He also was seconded to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in 2008/2009. Patrick holds a Bachelor in business management from the University of the Deutsche Bundesbank and a Master in global management double degree from the University of Applied Sciences Koblenz/CESI.