State Street Global Advisors SPDR ETFs
Konrad Kleinfeld leads SPDR's fixed income ETF distribution in EMEA, working closely with SPDR's regional country heads and sales teams in the regions to develop efficient fixed income investment solutions for institutional clients.
Prior to joining State Street Global Advisors, he spent 5 years at BlackRock, where he was responsible for selling iShares ETFs and index fund solutions to industry pensions, foundations and selected multinational corporations and also served as BlackRock iShares' fixed income sales specialist for the German speaking region. Prior to joining BlackRock, he was responsible for selling global fixed income and credit derivatives to institutional clients in Germany, Austria and parts of Switzerland at Nomura International plc in London and Frankfurt. He started his career as a credit derivatives and corporate bond trader. His economic assessments are incorporated into the ZEW Financial Market/Economic Indicators, and he has been quoted and interviewed by ARD, n-tv, DAF, FAZ, Süddeutsche Zeitung and Handelsblatt, among others.