Roger Hilty is a Partner at LGT Capital Partners Ltd. He is the Head of Managed Futures and the Co-Head of the External Managers Platform team. Mr. Hilty joined the firm in September 2004 from LGT Bank AG, where he started his career in January 2000 in the Trading/Treasury division. From 2000 to 2004, his responsibilities involved activities in equity, fixed-income, currency and commodity exchange traded and OTC products as well as processing of transactions for Asian, European and US markets. Mr. Hilty was also involved in business management projects for the Trading/Treasury group. Mr. Hilty holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration and an MBA in Finance from University of Liechtenstein. Mr. Hilty is a regular invited speaker at conferences and lectures in his spare time at Universities in Switzerland and Liechtenstein. Before starting in Finance, Mr. Hilty was a professional road racing cyclist in the international cycling team GS Ericsson Villiger (ERI). He is fluent in English and German.