Our Management Board
Steffen is the Chief Executive Officer and founder of Solactive. He started his career at Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt, where he worked in the Derivatives Department for several years. He subsequently moved to a Swiss consulting company, as Head of Institutional Business. There he worked on creating Solactive, which he then acquired in a management buyout.
Christian Grabbe is the Chief Operating Officer of Solactive. Before Solactive, Christian worked for 12 years at Baader Bank. As Head of Derivatives Trading, he developed a successful mutual funds and ETF trading desk. He rolled out an OTC bilateral platform to almost all discount brokers in Germany and Austria. Prior to this, he worked for Citigroup and Deutsche Bank for 10 years on Structured Products Trading.
Christian Vollmuth is the Chief Risk Officer of Solactive. Before joining, Christian worked at the German Derivatives Association (Deutscher Derivate Verband, DDV) for seven years, serving as Managing Director and head of the Association’s Berlin office. Prior to this, Christian worked at Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt for nine years, where he was Senior Counsel and Director in the Legal Department. Christian is admitted as a lawyer in Germany.
Our Senior Management
Fabian is the Head of Sales of Solactive. He joined Solactive in 2017, after ten years of sales experience at Deutsche Bank where he managed a sales team for structured products. Fabian graduated from the University of Bayreuth in 2005 in business administration with a specialization in finance and marketing.
Timo is the Head of Research & Business Development. He joined in July 2017, after more than 15 years at Deutsche Bank. Timo has held various management positions in London and Frankfurt. Most recently he served as Managing Director in charge of Structured Products Distribution in Europe.