Andreas Knörzer, 1960, Senior Vice President, is Head ofSarasinSustainable Investment and member of the board of the InstitutionalBanking Division and the investment management committee of the SarasinGroup. He is with the bank for 16 years in various functions.He graduated from the University of Applied Science, School ofEconomics, in Berne and earned in addition a diploma from the SwissBanking School. He has 18 years capital market experience thereof 10years as fund manager. He is the founder of Sarasin's sustainableinvestment product range.As a specialist in sustainable investment research he has publishedvarious studies, books and articles and is regularly speaking on thesubject. He is also member of the board of the Swiss Association forEnvironmentally Conscious Management and serves on two governmentalbodies. He is married and father of two sons.