Patrick Lenhard studied economics at the University of Zurich from 2001 to 2006, graduating magna cum laude. During his studies, he completed an internship at FondsConsult Research AG in Munich, going on to post-graduate work with his heavily econometrics-based thesis on fund sector awards.
In 2007 he joined Bank Vontobel AG as a fund analyst in the Multi Manager department. A year later he took on not only third-party funds but also various Institutional Mandates managed using the team approach. Since 2009 he has the lead on ESG strategies within the team.
In 2010 he successfully completed his advanced training towards the Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA) degree.