Our Management Team


 

Stefan Gmür

Executive Vice President, Managing Director and Speaker of the Executive Management Board, State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich

Stefan Gmür is an executive vice president and head of sector solutions for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). In this role, he is responsible for sales, cross-sell to existing clients, M&A and large-deal activity across all of State Street’s client sectors – asset managers, asset owners, insurance, official institutions and alternatives. He is also speaker of the board for State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich.

Mr. Gmür joined State Street in 2002 with 15 years of experience in new business development securities operations, client service, cash management, trade finance, equity trading, securities lending, relationship management and marketing.

Prior to joining State Street, Mr. Gmür spent five years with Deutsche Bank, based in London and Frankfurt. He served as a managing director of Global Securities Services, overseeing the client management and sales divisions in the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. His responsibilities included P&L, sales/relationship management and client service for depotbank, onshore fund administration, custody, cash management and trade finance.

Prior to his appointment with Deutsche Bank, Mr. Gmür held senior level positions at Bank Leu AG, JP Morgan and The Bank of New York.

 

Jörg Ambrosius

Executive Vice President, Managing Director and Member of the Executive Management Board, State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich

Jörg Ambrosius is an executive vice president, a managing director of State Street Bank International GmbH and the sector solutions head for asset managers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He is responsible for all sector solutions activities within the asset manager sector across State Street Global Exchange, State Street Global Markets and State Street Global Services.

Prior to his current role, Mr. Ambrosius was responsible for Global Services sales and account management in Continental Europe. He also was in charge for State Street Global Services in Switzerland.

Mr. Ambrosius joined State Street in 2001. He started his career at Deutsche Bank AG where he had various positions in Frankfurt and London.

He studied business administration at the University of Siegen.

 

Andreas Niklaus

Senior Vice President, Managing Director and Member of the Executive Management Board, State Street Bank International GmbH, Frankfurt

Andreas Niklaus is a senior managing director of State Street Bank International GmbH, and responsible for the Depotbank and Custody Services business units.

Mr. Niklaus joined State Street in 2003 and managed the Depotbank until 2006. Following Deutsche Bank's sale of its GSS business to State Street, Mr. Niklaus successfully integrated the Depotbank into State Street Bank International GmbH. He has been the chief operating officer since 2006.

His career began with an apprenticeship within the savings and loans association, followed by a university degree in banking and economics in Mainz. Mr. Niklaus managed various functions within Deutsche Bank's Securities Services division including Corporate Actions and Sales and Account Management for Institutional clients.

 

Christian Vogels

Senior Vice President, Managing Director and Member of the Executive Management Board, State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich

Christian Vogels is a managing director of State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich and senior vice president of State Street Bank and Trust Company. He is responsible for Global Markets, Treasury and all investment administration in-sourcing activities, product development and account management for some client relationships within State Street Bank International GmbH.

Mr. Vogels joined us in 2002 as business unit head of Fund Accounting. Most recently, he was head of the Sales and Account Management Team, focusing on servicing investment management companies.

Prior to joining State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich, Mr. Vogels spent six years with Deutsche Bank AG, Frankfurt in the global securities business after his banking apprenticeship and economic studies. He was responsible for customer management activities in western and southern Europe in the Global Securities Services Division.