Chief Executive Officer Quality Growth Boutique
32 years with Vontobel
Vontobel Asset Management Inc.
1540 Broadway, 38th Floor
New York, New York 10036
United States of America
Thomas joined Vontobel Asset Management in July 1988 and helped shape the firm’s client-focused and investment-led culture as a founding team member and leader of marketing, institutional consultant and client sales. In May of 2018, Mr. Wittwer was appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer of Vontobel Asset Management, Inc. Thomas is responsible for driving the global sales strategy and business development of the Americas. As a member of the firm’s management team, he participates actively in formulating and implementing corporate and business strategy.
Thomas’ career in the industry spans over 41 years. From 1987 to 1988, he was a Portfolio Manager at Bank Vontobel, parent company of Vontobel Asset Management. Prior to that, he began his financial career in 1982 at Union Bank of Switzerland (now UBS) where he was a management trainee in their New York, Zurich, and Geneva locations until 1984.
He received a Bachelor’s degree from Zurich University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration. In addition, Thomas holds the following FINRA Licenses: Series 7, 24 and 63.