Christian Gast, PhD

Chief Executive Officer

 

Career: Christian joined SIMAG® in November 2018. Previously, he was head iShares and Index Investing Switzerland at BlackRock. Inc. and acted as member of the Executive Committee of BlackRock Switzerland AG. Prior to that, he was the Head UBS Exchange Traded Funds and Head Equity Product Development UBS Investment Funds at UBS AG. Previous roles included Deputy Head Portfolio Management at St. Galler Kantonalbank AG.

Education & qualifications: Christian holds a PhD in Banking Management from University of Zurich and an MBA from the Economics and Business Studies School Saarbrücken.