Holger Fahrinkrug is Chief Economist at Meriten Investment Management, BNY Mellon's Dusseldorf-based asset management subsidiary. He has been analysing the European economy, politics and policies for 20 years.
Holger joined Meriten Investment Management in February 2013. Prior to that, he was Chief Economist and Head of Research at WestLB/Portigon from 2006 to January 2013, overseeing all of the firm's research activities. He was Senior European Economist at UBS Investment Bank and Head of UBS' German Economic Research team from 1993 to 2006.
A renowned Bundesbank and ECB watcher, and a specialist in institutional EMU matters, Holger earned a diploma in Economics from Gottingen University.