Udo von Werne is a Managing Director in PGIM’s Institutional Relationship Group (IRG) based in Zurich. Mr. von Werne is responsible for managing CIO and senior investor relationships with institutional investors in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (D-A-CH) across all PGIM businesses.
Previously, Mr. von Werne was Chief Executive Officer at Nikko Asset Management for the EMEA region based in London. Prior to that he was an Equity Partner and Head of Institutional Clients, Continental Europe, at Pictet Asset Management in Zurich. Previously, he has held senior roles at Zurich Financial Services and UBS.
Mr. von Werne has a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance from the University of Bochum, a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Cologne, and received a Ph.D. with highest honour from the University of St.Gallen.