LGT Bank Liechtenstein has appointed Achim Backhaus as the new head of portfolio management effective 1 October 2018. Most recently he was co-investment head of the private bank Hauck & Aufhäuser.
In the new position, Backhaus heads a five-man team. In addition to portfolio management, he is also responsible for the asset management mandates of the institution’s private banking clients.
Backhaus had left Hauck & Aufhäuser at the end of September. The private bank has not yet appointed any successor. In addition to that, Backhaus has been co-managing director of Fintech Easyfolio, a Robo-Advisor subsidiary of Hauck & Aufhäuser, since 2016.