Harald Schmidt

Managing Director and Portfolio Manager

  • 35 years of professional experience
  • 20 years sell-side analyst with Commerzbank AG
  • 10 years fund management at Plutos Wealth Management
  • Lipper Award 2006 and 2007
  • 2 Sauren Gold Medals between 2005 and 2010
  • Received best balanced fund award from 'Euro' magazine in 2007 (focus on equities)
  • 2011 founder of Apus Capital

Johannes Ries

Managing Director and Portfolio Manager

  • 29 years of professional experience
  • 11 years sell-side analyst with Commerzbank AG
  • 13 years buy-side-analyst and tech funds manager at DIT/Allianz Global Investors and cominvest
  • Between 2003 and 2009 constantly ranked among the Top 3 European buy-side technology analysts in the Thomson-Reuters Survey (2009 best Software and Semiconductor analyst)
  • 2008 an 2009 ranked among the 24 best buy-side analysts in Europe (all industries) in the 'Institutional Investor' survey
  • 2001 founder of Apus Capital

Dr. Wolfram Eichner

Managing Director and Analyst

  • Over 20 years of Pharma/ Life Science experience, working for Beiersdorf and Fresenius in various executive positions
  • 5 years buy-side analyst covering EU Pharma/Healthcare/Biotech at cominvest and Allianz Global Investors
  • 4 years Pharma Consultant at Mederi AG
  • 5 years Board Member of the biotech section of BPI (Federal Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry)
  • 2009/2010 Top three European buy-side-analyst for Life Science (Thomson-Reuters Survey), #1 biotech analyst in 2009

Heinz-Gerd Vinken

Managing Director, Account Manager ans Strategist

  • 35 years of professional experience
  • 8 years at Commerzbank AG advising private clients in all asset classes
  • 25 years of experience serving institutional clients in his role as equity sales 
  • Leading positions at Commerzbank AG, Julius Bär Deutschland AG. Sal Oppenheim jr. & Cie
  • Focus on: German and European equities