TradeTech FX 2018

September 10-September 12, 2018


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Achim Walde

Senior Currency Overlay Manager
B. Metzler
Achim Walde has a 20 year+ track record in FX and FI management incl. 15 years of leadership responsibility. He has comprehensive experience with mutual funds, segregated accounts and CTA platforms (running an alpha curreny programme with an excellent performance record), as well as various client segments: institutional, private, retail, ultra-high net worth individuals. Achim is Senior Currency Overlay Manager at B. Metzler seel. Sohn& Co.. Metzler is the oldest private bank in Germany with an unbroken tradition of family ownership and draws on more than 340 years of business experience. Previously, he was Head of Global Fixed Income and Currency Management with Oppenheim Asset Management and worked for Oppenheim Research as an interest rate and currency strategist, where he established the currency analysis and the currency process for Oppenheim Research. Prior to working for Oppenheim, Achim was consultant to the Rheinischer Sparkassen- und Giroverband in Düsseldorf in the area of interest rate forecasts and risk management. In addition he lectured at the Rheinische Sparkassenakademie and published several essays in professional journals. Achim holds a Masters degree in economics from University of Mannheim and he is Certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM) of the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP).