Joined the company in 1999 with 3 years of industry experience. Prior to his current role, Joern served as Co-Head of Fixed Income for EMEA, as Head of Institutional Fixed Income for Europe and as Global Head of Process Management. Before, he worked as Head of Institutional Credit for Europe and as Head of the CDO Business for Europe and Asia-Pacific. Previously, Joern was a Portfolio Manager for Investment Grade CDO transactions and before that a Portfolio Manager and Trader of Subordinated Bank Debt. Prior to joining, he worked on a research project at DFG, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation) and as an Assistant Professor at Justus Liebig University Giessen.
Master's Degree ("Diplom-Volkswirt") and PhD in Economics from Justus Liebig University Giessen; CEFA - Certified European Financial Analysis"