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Peter Meier

Board Member

Peter Meier: “Traceability and Precision apply to investment management as well as science.“

Professor Dr. Peter Meier, a widely respected expert in the fields of Asset Management and Alternative Investments, is the board member of QCAM Currency Asset Management AG since 2011.
He teaches and conducts research at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences ZHAW, where he also heads the Center for Asset Management. With the combination of his research activities and practical experience he has made an important contribution to the further development of our areas of competence.
Before his academic career he held senior positions in the asset management industry. He was Head of Economics and Asset Management at Zurich Cantonal Bank and later became CEO of Swissca Portfolio Management AG.
Apart from his work at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences ZHAW, Peter Meier serves on the supervisory and advisory boards of various asset managers and pension funds.

Peter Meier studied at the Universities of Lausanne and of St. Gallen where he received a doctoral degree in Economics. He was a visiting scholar at Stanford University in California, USA.