Christoph M. Klein, CFA, CEFA is founder, managing partner and portfolio manager at ESG Portfolio Management GmbH, an asset manager for investment funds and segregated accounts, which are embedding the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations.
Fund received the FNG designation for sustainable funds with three stars (maximum). In 2020 ESG Portfolio Management won the Deutsche Exzellenzpreis and received the rare Platinum level in the TELOS ESG Check. Previously Christoph, served as a partner at nordIX AG and as portfolio strategist, head ESG credit, managing director at Deutsche Asset Management. Before rejoining Deutsche Asset Management in 2007, he served as partner and head of fixed-income credit at TriPoint Asset Management. Mr. Klein also worked as a multi-strategy Portfolio Manager for credit hedge funds at CPM Advisors and as an analyst and portfolio manager for corporate and convertible bonds at Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management. He has served as a visiting scholar at Salomon Center for the Study of Financial Institutions at New York University. Mr. Klein began his career as a private banking investment strategy analyst at Deutsche Bank AG. He served as a member of the UN PRI Fixed Income Working Group and is a member of the DVFA Sustainable Investment Commission. He received his diploma in business administration from the University of Trier.