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About Manuel Ammann

Manuel Ammann is Professor of Finance and President of the University of St. Gallen (HSG),

Previously, he served as Dean of the School of Finance of the University of St.Gallen, Director of the Swiss Institute of Banking and Finance, Academic Director of HSG’s master program in banking and finance and chairman and member of several governing boards of university institutes.

Manuel Ammann also served as chairman and board member of several banks and other corporations. He resigned from those commitments upon taking office as President of the University of St.Gallen.

His main research interests are in the areas of derivative securities, asset management, financial markets, and risk management.

In the past, Manuel Ammann was a visiting professor at New York University and University of California-Berkeley. He obtained a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of St. Gallen and a M.Sc. in Computer Science from Simon Fraser University (Canada).


Prof. Dr. Manuel Ammann
President’s Office
University of St.Gallen
Dufourstrasse 48, 9000 St.Gallen

Tel.: +41-71-224-2209
Email: manuel dot ammann at unisg dot ch