Ansgar Schneider studied Business Administration at the Humboldt University in Berlin and the University of Passau, and then went on to participate in the International Business BBA & MBA Program of the Helsinki School of Economics. In 2003, he began his career as an international management trainee at Siemens Medical Solutions and Loyal Partner GmbH. In 2007, he joined PAYBACK as team leader in business consulting. Later on, he left the company to work as head of technical product management at emnos GmbH before returning to PAYBACK in 2014. His Italian language skills were put to good use while at PAYBACK Italia S.r.l., where he was responsible for technical account management. Since 2016, Ansgar Schneider has been Head of Direct Marketing and Data Product Management Department at PAYBACK Deutschland.