After gaining a degree in mechanical engineering at ETH Zurich, Sven Rump first worked for BBC Brown Boveri. Following postgraduate studies in the USA, he acquired in-depth knowledge and experience in asset management over a period of nearly 30 years. His first position in the field was at Bank Vontobel Asset Management Ltd. from 1990 to 1999, ultimately as First Vice President, Head of Fixed Income. From 1999 to 2002 he worked for Zurich Insurance and from 2002 until 2014 for Deutsche Bank. His main focus during this time was on the management of domestic and international insurance business.
His positions at Deutsche Bank included CEO of Deutsche Asset Management Schweiz and Global Portfolio Risk Manager at Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management. Sven Rump is a qualified Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and holds an MBA in Finance from UCLA Graduate School of Management in Los Angeles.
He has been Head of Asset Management at Swiss Mobiliar Group since 1 December 2014.