Lombard Odier Investment Managers boosts German and Austrian sales team

Lombard Odier Investment Managers the asset management business of the Lombard Odier Group, has strengthened its German and Austrian sales capabilities with the appointment of Matthias Deutsch as Sales Manager.

Matthias joins from Vontobel Asset Management, where he covered German institutional clients as a Client Service Manager. Prior to this he spent twelve years in various positions at JP Morgan, Citibank and 1822direkt Bank, firstly as a wealth manager for high net worth individual clients and thereafter as client service manager for institutional clients. Matthias holds an MBA from FOM Hochschule of Economics and Management, a Bachelor of Business Administration of AVANS Hogeschool Netherlands and a degree as Dipl. Betriebswirt (VWA).

Reporting to Frank Stefes, Head of Sales – Germany and Austria, Matthias will be focused on building Lombard Odier IM’s relationships with banks, savings banks, family offices, fund of funds, asset manager and fund platforms in Germany and Austria, based in Frankfurt.

Frank Stefes, comments: “Germany is a growing and important market for Lombard IM and we are steadily investing in our on the ground team to be able to offer existing and new clients investment solutions in this constantly changing environment.

Matthias has an excellent knowledge of the region and a strong technical background which will ensure we continue to properly align the needs of our clients with our expertise.”

Notes to Editors
Lombard Odier IM’s Geneva-headquartered business managed $50 billion on behalf of clients at the end of December 2015. Lombard Odier IM’s managers seek to deliver performance by identifying sources of risk and return through absolute return, smart beta and high conviction strategies. Lombard Odier IM offers a range of solutions including risk-based asset allocation, thematic equity investments, convertible bonds, absolute return as well as single-manager hedge funds.

Contact
Laura Hudson, Head of PR
l.hudson@lombardodier.com
+44 (0)2032066259 / +447557265006

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