Chief Operating Officer
Astrid has over 20 years of management experience predominantly in Wealth Management with market-leading firms Morgan Stanley and UBS. Astrid brings a strong global perspective, having worked in Switzerland, Hong Kong, Japan and Australia. Astrid held various roles primarily in a COO or Chief of Staff capacity, allowing her to gain a well-rounded understanding of all relevant aspects of Wealth Management across sales, strategy, operations, platforms, risk management, regulation, finance and technology. In her last role at Morgan Stanley, Astrid was the State Manager for NSW and Queensland working closely with the Financial Advisers and their clients.
Over the past year, Astrid developed a deeper interest into understanding the roles and responsibilities of the financial services sector with regards to integrating sustainability into investment decision making and the development of respective financial products. Joining Sentient Impact Group, Astrid is keen to help develop investment and financing solutions with impact at the forefront and to make a personal contribution to a better future for our planet and environment.
Astrid holds a Master of Social and Economic Sciences from the Vienna University of Economics and Business, is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and most recently completed the Sustainable Finance programme with the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainable Leadership.