Mr. Martin M. Wenk is Vice President at Baloise Asset Management Schweiz AG and Chairman-Investment Commission at Swiss Insurance Association.
He is on the Board of Directors at Unigestion Holding. In 2001 he was appointed to the Corporate Executive Committee (as head of the Asset Management corporate division) and, in this capacity, is responsible for the Baloise Group’s asset management activities, which include investment strategy and investment control, Baloise Asset Management, real estate, and Baloise Investment Services (investment fund business).
He held several posts at a major bank from 1982 to 1992.
He started out as an investment advisor to institutional clients before becoming a group manager in private banking in New York and eventually working as section head of securities sales, where he primarily covered key institutional clients. From 1992 to 2000 he headed up portfolio management in Switzerland for the Baloise Group, where he was responsible for managing the assets of several Swiss companies, including their pension funds.
Mr. Wenk graduated in law from the University of Basel.