Senior Portfolio Manager
Stefan Böttcher joined Fiera Capital (Europe) in 2001 as Chief Investment Officer. He was responsible for building the investment team and led the firm’s transition from a dedicated Emerging Europe Manager to a leading Global Emerging Markets manager. Stefan joined from Schroders Investment Management where he was an Executive Director and Head of Emerging Markets (Eastern Europe, Med. Europe and the Middle East). His Eastern European fund was the only fund in its category rated AAA by Standard & Poor’s at that time. Prior to joining Schroders, Stefan was a Director with Flemings Investment Management for nine years. At Flemings, Stefan set up the Emerging European and Middle East desk, which he headed for more than six years. Stefan began his career as an analyst at W.I.Carr and Marcard, Stein & Co. in London and Frankfurt, respectively.
He holds a degree in Business and Administration from the Fachhochschule der Deutschen Bundesbank (Central Bank of Germany). Stefan has been investing in Emerging Markets for 29 years.