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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


  • Arian Neiron, Senior Director, Distribution & Marketing, Market Vectors Australia

    • Prior to joining Market Vectors® Australia, worked for boutique consulting firm Sunstone Partners, specialising in product and distribution strategy, product development and rationalisation to the Asset Management industry
    • Previously worked for Perpetual as Senior Portfolio Specialist; Head of Product Development for Structured Products; and Senior Product Manager for Platforms and Wholesale Funds
    • Also worked for Credit Suisse, responsible for Product Development with a focus on Alternative Investments, Hedge Funds, Commodities and Private Equity
    • Commenced his career at MLC Investments on their graduate program
    • Education: Bachelor of Commerce, Diploma of Financial Services. Studying his MBA at Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM)

    Contact Information
    Phone: 1300 125 592