Media Release
14. January 2020
Bantleon appoints new Executive Board Member in Munich

The Asset Manager Bantleon has appointed Sebastian Finke to the Executive Board of Bantleon AG with effect from 1 January 2020. He is responsible for Equity Portfolio Management and Investment Solutions at the Munich office.

Sebastian Finke joined Bantleon AG in January 2017 as Senior Investment Manager in Hanover and subsequently set up the Munich office. As Authorised Signatory and Head of Equity Portfolio Management, he was responsible for setting up the business unit »Equities and Alternative Solutions« and for developing various investment strategies, particularly in the areas of infrastructure and event-driven/value investing.

After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with focus on Financial Management and Controlling, Sebastian Finke started his career as a Financial Engineer and Credit Risk Controller with the Siemens Group before completing a master’s degree in Finance & Investment at the University of Edinburgh Business School. Since completing his studies, he worked as an M&A Consultant at Siemens AG in Munich. In this position he was involved in numerous buy- and sell-side M&A transactions of various sizes and complexity as a specialist for financial due diligence and company valuation.

»The importance of liquid alternative investment strategies for institutional investors is set to continue growing. By appointing Sebastian Finke to the Executive Board, we are strengthening this area of our business in order to offer our clients further attractive building blocks for risk and return optimisation in addition to our high-quality bond portfolios and economic-cycle-driven multi asset strategies,« says Jörg Bantleon, founder and owner of the Bantleon Bank Group.