Megatrends: “Capture Future Opportunities”

VSWA Livestream
11/18/2020 Reading time: 2 minute(s)

Wednesday, November 18, 2020
11:30 a.m. ET, 8:30 a.m. PT, 5:30 p.m. CET 

We are pleased to invite you to a virtual event on Megatrends and how we aim to create new and interesting opportunities for investors.

It is essential to keep an eye on the future as the world is constantly changing. The Vontobel Megatrends model provides you with clear orientation and an overview of the trends that will have a major impact on society and the financial markets.

In this live stream we would like to talk about our Megatrends model, our Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors Megatrends mandate as well as showcase an interesting investment within that mandate.
Please join us in our discussion with leading Megatrends specialists to explore winning investment solutions of the future.



Daniel Maier

Head Thematic Investing, CFA*

Daniel Maier, CFA*, Bank Vontobel AG

Daniel Maier is Head Thematic Investing at Vontobel. He is leadsing our Thematic Investment Team, which focuses on Megatrends. He is a CFA Charterholder and graduated with a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Augsburg as well with an International Business Degree from Karlstads University.


Thorsten Krauss, PhD

Chief Investment Officer

Thorsten Krauss, PhD, Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors

Thorsten Krauss, Chief Investment Officer, has been with Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors since 2018. He serves as the Chairman of the Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors Investment Committee and as the Head of Investment Management.



Panagiotis Spiliopoulos

CFO of Temenos

Panagiotis “Takis” Spiliopoulos, CFO of Temenos

Takis Spiliopoulos is the Chief Financial Officer of Temenos. He holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and Business Economics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich). He also holds an Executive MBA and a degree in financial analysis (CEFA / EFFAS). Temenos is the worldwide leading banking software provider. They are midst in the midst of an exciting transformation as software is being used increasingly more as a service. The world is becoming ever more digital, and Temenos is offering those digital solutions to the banking industry.


* The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)® charter is a globally respected, graduate-level, investment credential established in 1962 and awarded by the CFA Institute. To earn the CFA charter, candidates must: 1) pass three sequential, six-hour examinations; 2) have at least four years of qualified professional investment experience; 3) join the CFA Institute as members; and 4) commit to abide by, and annually reaffirm, their adherence to the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct.