Mr. Armin Eckermann
Eckermann & Partners, Malta
Armin is a senior corporate and investment banker with more than 25 years’ experience in the commodity and trade finance world. He gained his solid international background via practical business experience accumulated in several financial institutions, covering both developed and emerging markets. He had worked as Deputy CEO at FIMBank, Malta, as Managing Director at Standard Bank Plc in London and South Africa and headed up the Global Commodity Finance Department for WestLB Group in Germany .
He is currently the chairman of the German-Maltese Business Council in the Malta Chamber of Commerce, a Board Member of Pilatus Bank Plc, Malta, a Board Member of Verdala International School, Malta, and the Maltese Representative of a UK-based Private Equity Company.
Armin holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA. He has established an external profile via speaking and teaching engagements and written articles in various publications in the wider field of commodity finance and trading.
Eckermann & Partners offers financial management consultancy services addressed to Financial Institutions, Funds, Private Equity, International Trading Companies as well as Private and Corporate Companies.