Ahmet Peker, CAIA, Chapter Co-Head in Frankfurt

Head of Institutional Clients Germany, FERI Trust

CAIA Member since 2009

Ahmet joined FERI in 2018 and currently heads the Institutional Clients Germany Team. He is responsible for strengthening existing and establishing new client relations and further developing FERI’s offering in all asset classes for institutional clients. This includes liquid and Alternative Investments (Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Infrastructure, and Real Estate).

Prior to joining FERI, he was a Portfolio Manager at Deka Investments starting in April 2007. He managed a range of products, including Fund of Hedge Funds and Multi-Asset-Funds. Besides his role within the Portfolio Management, he was also part of the Business Development of the department.

Before starting at Deka Investment, he was a Consultant and Project Manager at Ernst & Young AG, where he has worked on several projects on process-analysis and risk management for Asset Management Companies, including Hedge Funds. He holds a Diploma in Business Administration from the University of Applied Sciences Augsburg and is a “Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst”. He is the author of “Risikomanagement für Hedge Fonds” and Co-Author of “Private Banking und Wealth Management”. Additionally, he has published several articles and studies on Hedge Funds.