Meet Tolga


Tolga Yildirim CEFA

Senior Portfolio Manager

12 years investment experience

14 years with Vontobel


Vontobel Asset Management AG

Genferstrasse 27

CH-8022 Zurich


Tolga Yildirim joined Vontobel Asset Management in 2007 and is Senior Portfolio Manager for money market and convertible bonds.

Prior to Vontobel, he worked from 2000 at Union Investment Institutional. He was responsible for the management of two global convertible bond portfolios and for the successful track record of Union Investment’s institutional convertible bond funds as co-manager. He first joined the Convertibles Group of Union Investment Institutional as Portfolio Manager for asymmetrical portfolios based on an absolute return approach. Tolga Yildirim began his career in the field of asymmetrical portfolio management as a Junior Portfolio Manager at Deutsche Gesellschaft für Investmentfonds GmbH (DEVIF). His tasks included portfolio construction according to value maintenance concepts and trade execution.

Tolga Yildirim holds an MA in Business Administration and Economics from the University of Cologne and is a CEFA and FRM.