The EM perspective
Roger Merz joined Vontobel Asset Management in 2010 as Portfolio Manager. He became Head of mtx Portfolio Management in 2012, and manages funds focused on sustainable global leaders, sustainable emerging markets leaders, sustainable Asian leaders as well as China leaders.
Prior to joining Vontobel, from 2006 to 2010, he worked for Goldman Sachs as portfolio manager, co-managing a long/short mid-caps fund, and as sell-side equity research analyst. He joined the industry in 1998, holding positions as portfolio manager and equity research analyst, both on the sell-side and buy-side, at Morgan Stanley from 2003 to 2006, and prior to this at Credit Suisse First Boston.
Roger Merz earned a Master of Science in Business Administration and Finance from the University of Zurich. He is a CFA charterholder.