Since April 2011 Mihai holds the position of Chief Investment Officer at SAI Erste Asset Management - the largest fund management company in Romania with more than USD 1 billion under management from more than one hundred thousand clients. From this position he is responsible for coordinating a small team of professionals and implementing investment policies for the company. Previously he has held different positions in BCR Asset Management and since 2009 in Erste Asset Management. Mihai is a graduated of the Faculty of Financial and Banking Management of the Romanian Banking Institute and holds an MBA in Financial Management from City University of Seattle. In 2011 he also became a CFA charterholder and member of the Romanian CFA society. Mihai joined in 2012 the Lions Club Mihai Viteazul with the goal of providing a helping hand for the local community. As an individual he strongly believes in values such as ethics and accountability for one’s actions and would like to see such principles more prized by our society. His favourite leisure activities include reading, travelling, cycling and skiing. Mihai lives in Bucharest with his wife and baby daughter.