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  • Lars Hamich, Chief Executive Officer (Australia); Managing Director, International Business Development, Market Vectors ETF Trust; Geschäftsführer (CEO), Van Eck Global (Europe) GmbH; Geschäftsführer (CEO), Market Vectors Index Solutions GmbH

    • Joined Van Eck in 2008
    • Serves as Managing Director in Frankfurt office responsible for developing Van Eck’s business outside of North America and for the overall management, promotion, sales and distribution of Van Eck’s Market Vectors® exchange-traded funds and all index-related projects outside North America. Also responsible for the overall management, promotion, sales and distribution of Market Vectors Indices globally
    • Since June 2011, also serves as Geschäftsführer (CEO) of Market Vectors Index Solutions GmbH
    • Since April 2009, also serves as Geschäftsführer (CEO) of Van Eck Global (Europe) GmbH
    • Prior to joining Van Eck, served as Managing Director (CEO) in Zurich for STOXX Limited, responsible for developing and executing business strategy, overall management of the entity, global promotion, sales and distribution of the leading pan-European index family and business development for Dow Jones Indexes in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and Australia
    • Earlier career experience includes senior positions as Executive Director (Global Business Development) for Dow Jones Indexes and Product Manager for Index/ETF group at Deutsche Börse
    • Recognized as expert in field, with more than 15 years of experience in the index field and financial product strategies acquired with stock exchanges, index providers and product issuers
    • Master's degree, Mathematical Economics, Institute of Mathematical Economics (IMW) at Bielefeld University (Germany) and Murdoch University (Perth, Australia)

    Contact Information
    Phone: +49 69 4056 69510


  • CHEN Tian Jun  (Simon), Greater China Director, ETF Business Development

    • Joined Van Eck in 2012
    • Responsible for ETF development in the Greater China Region, covering Mainland, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan
    • Earlier career experience includes Cofounder and Managing Partner of SinoMarkets, a specialized sales and marketing firm based in Shanghai; General Manager of Guthy-Renker China, responsible for its overall business and built the company’s entire operations from the ground up
    • MBA, Fordham University Graduate Business School and Thunderbird School of Global Management; BS, Finance, St. John’s University

    Contact Information
    Phone: +86 21 6289 9208