Bastian Schmedding (Co-Chairman and Treasurer), Managing Director at Intermediate Capital Group (ICG), has been responsible for the development and implementation of marketing strategies for institutional European investors since 1989. After being with J.P. Morgan GmbH and Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt, he took the responsibility for the sales and client service for the institutional fund clients at J.P. Morgan Investment GmbH in 1992. In 1998 he joined Allianz Asset Management GmbH in Munich and became responsible for the institutional business. In 1999 he became vice speaker of the Board of Directors at Allianz Kapitalanlagegesellschaft. In 2002 he joined Allianz Hedge Fund Partners in Geneva as a Partner. In September 2004 Mr. Schmedding became Managing Director at the Union Investment Institutional GmbH and was responsible for the institutional business outside the co-operative sector. In the time from September 2007 up to November 2012 he worked for the European distribution company of Permal, one of the largest independent hedge fund of fund managers. Here he had the responsibility for the institutional clients in Germany.
Since November 2012 Mr. Schmedding works for ICG, the London listed worldwide leading specialist asset manager for European private debt. Based in Frankfurt he has the responsibility for the institutional business in the German speaking part of Europe.
Mr. Schmedding is responsible for the departments human resources and finance.