Konrad has been a member of Ithuba Capital since 2011 and Head of Trading in Portfolio Advisory since 2019. He has more than 15 years of expertise in the financial services industry.
Konrad is Managing Director in the Portfolio Advisory team of Ithuba Capital, which specializes in large and complex portfolios. In Portfolio Advisory, Konrad supported the run-down of multiple portfolios of Austrian bad banks and local authorities and was active in large capital market and restructuring transactions.
Prior to Ithuba, Konrad worked at Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt in Trading for FX and Commodity products and headed the team for the secondary market. In this role, he traded ETFs, ETCs, certificates and warrants for retail and institutional clients and managed the FX and commodity trading books. Konrad was involved in the structuring as well as market launch of many new products and helped build a global team with desks in Frankfurt, New York and Singapore and a wide range of covered underlyings (from EURUSD to uranium oxide and freight rates). Konrad was also heavily involved in the implementation of new systems to improve the Bank´s trading and management capacity.
Konrad began his career in 2005 in the Graduate Programme of Deutsche Bank after successfully completing his studies of International Business Administration at WU Vienna as well as the CEMS MIM programme at WU Vienna and HEC Paris. Konrad is a CFA charter holder.