Michael Schmidt

Chief Investment Officer
Michael Schmidt

Since April 2019 Michael Schmidt is a member of the Management Board and Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of Lloyd Fonds AG.

Experience

  • Nationality: German
  • Born in 1973, married
  • Traineeship as bank clerk at Deutsche Bank AG
  • Studied business administration at the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, graduating with a Diplom-Betriebswirt degree
  • CFA charterholder
  • From October 1994 to December 2004 various specialist and management positions at Deutsche Asset Management (Asset Management Division of Deutsche Bank AG): portfolio manager equities, head of global telecom services team, head of European equity research
  • From January 2005 until December 2008 managing director and Head of portfolio management institutional equity at Deutsche Asset Management
  • From January 2009 until October/December 2014 a member of the management board of Union Investment Privatfonds GmbH and head of portfolio management equities at Union Investment Group
  • From July 2016 to March 2019 member of the management board of Deka Investment GmbH and head of asset servicing and alternative investments for the Deka Group
  • Since May 2010 member of the management board of DVFA e.V. and head of the DVFA Commission Corporate Governance
  • Since April 2014 Member of the Sustainability Advisory Council of Deutsche Post DHL
  • Member of the EU Commission’s High Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance, which was set up from January 2017 to February 2018 and laid the foundations for the EU “Financing Sustainable Growth” action plan with its final report
  • Since April 2019 member of the Management Board and Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of Lloyd Fonds AG