The Management Board of Universal-Investment Group

The Universal Investment Group is the largest independent investment company in the German-speaking world. As leader in the Master KVG and Service KVG areas, our success story goes back many years.

The Group is managed by a C-level structure followed by a group-wide management board at the next level.

The C-Level

Bernd Vorbeck, CEO

Bernd Vorbeck

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Bernd Vorbeck joined Universal-Investment in 1989 and was appointed Managing Director of Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbH in 1999.

As Chief Executive Officer, he is responsible for corporate strategy and oversees Sales & Relationship Management for the three client divisions Institutional Clients, Fund Initiators (Private Label) and Insourcing. He is also responsible for the product units Securities (Master KVGs / Private Label Funds), Alternatives and Portfolio Management as well as for Human Resources and Communications. Bernd Vorbeck is President of the Administrative Board of Universal-Investment-Luxemburg S.A. and has been a member of the Management Board of German Investment Funds Association BVI  since 2007.

Michael Reinhard, COO

Michael Reinhard

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Michael Reinhard was appointed Managing Director of Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbH in 2018.

As Chief Operating Officer, he oversees the division Administration Services that includes key areas such as Fund Accounting, Middle Office and Fund Reporting as well as Tax and Innovation Management. His responsibilities also include IT at the subsidiary Universal-Investment-IT-Services.

Before joining Universal-Investment, he worked for the AXA Group where his most recent post was as Global Head of Operations at AXA Investment Managers.

Frank Eggloff, CFO

Frank Eggloff

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Frank Eggloff was appointed Managing Director of Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbH in 2017.

As Chief Financial Officer he is responsible for the divisions Accounting & Treasury as well as Controlling, Corporate Reporting and Finance & Administration Projects. In his function as Chief Administration Officer, he also oversees the divisions Risk Controlling, Legal & Compliance, Data & Quality Management, Internal Services & Facility Management and Internal Audit.

Before joining Universal-Investment, he worked at State Street Bank International where his most recent posts were as Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer.

The members of the Management Board

Peter Flöck

Member of the Board Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbh
Portfolio Management

Dr. Sofia Harrschar

Head of Area
Alternative Investment /
Real Assets

Lars Hella

Head of Area
Administration Services

Dr. André Jäger

Member of the Board Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbh
Risk Controlling

Stefan Krapf

Managing Director Universal-IT-Services Gesellschaft mbH

Katja Müller

Member of the Board Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbh
Sales & Relationship Management

Markus Neubauer

Managing Director Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbh
Strategic Key Account Management

Aneta Pilch

Country Head Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbH
Branch Poland

Stefan Rockel

Managing Director Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbH
Tax / Real Estate

Mathias Wilhelm

Head of Area