Founder & Chairman CFH Group, Chairman of the Board
Christian founded the CFH Group in 2008 with the aim of investing and creating companies that empower financial institutions to compete and win in their e-Markets. Today the group includes four companies, with clients in over 82 countries and more than 100 employees in 5 different locations. He also founded CFH Systems, a technology company based in Copenhagen and Zurich that provides cloud-hosted trading backend and margin systems.
Earlier in his career, Christian was part of the Senior Executive Management team at Saxo Bank and was responsible for 80% of the banks income. He joined them in early 2004 and quickly went from managing a small team of 10 people to run the global institutional sales team with 80 people in Copenhagen, London and Singapore. He was subsequently promoted to Senior Executive Director and Head of Europe & North America where he managed a team of 200 people in sales and account management, sales trading, private wealth management and marketing. Prior to Saxo Bank, Christian worked for Bloomberg L.P in London looking after both London based major accounts like UBS, Nomura and HSBC and major Scandinavian clients. Christian was part of the first wave of internet start-ups in Europe in the late 90’s and early 2000’s, when he co-founded Bizzadvice.com in London. Christian holds a BSc degree in Finance from Boston College Carroll School of Management, and is a member of the Europe One Chapter of Young.