Managing Director, Head of the Institutional Business in Germany and Austria of Blackrock Asset Management Deutschland AG

Harald Klug, Managing Director, is a board member of BlackRock Asset Management Deutschland AG and the Head of the Institutional Business in Germany and Austria. Mr. Klug joined BlackRock in 2016 as the COO of Germany, Austria and Eastern Europe. Prior to joining BlackRock, Mr. Klug was a senior member of PIMCO’s Executive Office responsible for strategic, financial and operational initiatives. During his eight years with PIMCO and its parent Allianz Asset Management, Mr. Klug held various client-facing and corporate roles based in Munich and Newport Beach. He started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he was a consultant for risk management in the financial services industry. Mr. Klug holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BBA degree from Lancaster University. He is a CFA charterholder.