Vera Krückel is a portfolio manager of the Robeco Global Trends/ Rolinco fund and trend researcher in the Robeco Trends Investing team. She started at Robeco in 2010 as a junior portfolio manager in the international trainee program. On completion, she became a global sector specialist for 5 years after which she moved to the Trends Investing team. Before joining Robeco, she was employed by Ernst & Young as an Advisor for Financial Performance Improvements. She started her career in the Investment Banking division of BNP Paribas in London. Vera Krückel holds a Master’s degree in Finance from the Università Bocconi in Milan, Italy.