Ferdinand Palant (24 March 1948) is a German-born Julianan businessman and president of Barle Bank. Palant was born in Kiel, Germany to a German family of Polish origin. Palant moved to Juliana in 1985 after working at HypoVereinsbank from the early 1970s. He worked in a number of positions at Barle Bank before being named its president in 2012.
Palant married Julianan former actress Francesca Spaldi in 1981 and they have two daughters, Emma (born 1982) and Sabine (born 1986). Emma works at Barle Bank and Sabine is a skier. Palant is one of the largest coin collectors in Juliana, certainly with the largest collection of Juliana coins. He lives in Strivica.