Chief Investment Officer
Steen Jakobsen joined Saxo in 2000 and serves as Chief Investment Officer.
As CIO he focuses on delivering asset allocation strategies and analysis of the overall macroeconomic and political landscape.
As head of the SaxoStrats team, Saxo’s in-house team of experts, he is responsible for all research including Quarterly Outlooks and was the founder of Saxo’s renowned Outrageous Predictions.
Prior to joining Saxo, he worked with Swiss Bank Corp, Citibank, Chase Manhattan, UBS and served as Global Head of Trading, FX and Options at Christiania (now Nordea).
Jakobsen’s approach to trading and investing is thought-provoking and not afraid to counter consensus. This frequently sparks debate among the global market community. On a daily basis Jakobsen and his team conduct research across asset classes, covering major macroeconomic developments, market moves, political events and Central Bank policies.
With more than 30 years of experience, Jakobsen regularly appears as a guest host on CNBC and Bloomberg News.
Steen Jakobsen graduated University of Copenhagen in 1989 with a MSc in Economics.
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