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Rainer Baumann

Head of Investments, RobecoSAM
“Business modes that are aligned with the targets of the UN Sustainable Development Goals and are executed with high operational excellence will benefit from a long-term competitive advantage”

Rainer Baumann is the Head of Investments of RobecoSAM. He is responsible for the actively managed thematic and impact equity strategies in Zurich. He oversees a team of around 20 investment professional, including Portfolio Managers, Equity Analysts and Client Portfolio Managers. In addition, he is the Lead Portfolio Manager for the Global SDG Equities Strategy. Prior to joining the firm, Rainer spent three years with UBS Wealth Management where he was part of the local investment committee and a Portfolio Manager responsible for large private banking mandates. He began his career in Fiancial Audit at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Rainer holds a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Zurich and is a CFA Charterholder. He joined RobecoSAM in 2002.