Thorsten Winkelmann is a senior portfolio manager and managing director at Allianz Global Investors, having joined the company in 2001. As a member of the European Equities team, Thorsten is Co-Head of the Allianz Europe Equity Growth Team, and the Lead or co-Lead Portfolio Manager of the flagship Europe Equity Growth strategies. Prior to taking over the Europe Equity Growth Franchise in 2009, Thorsten was a portfolio manager with the European Equity Core team and the Multi-Asset team, where he was responsible for managing the equity portions of European balanced products. He has 19 years of investment-industry experience and a master’s degree in economics from the University of Bonn. Before moving to Frankfurt, Thorsten was born and grew up in Cologne, and still supports Cologne football team. Outside of fund management Thorsten likes to unwind by snowboarding and spending time with his family.
The investment policy aims to generate capital growth in the long term by mainly investing in the European equity markets within the investment principles (concentrating on stocks whose prices do not fully reflect their growth potential, in the opinion of management - growth approach). The fund management company charges All-In-Fee displayed as management fee.