Rainer is responsible for the overall strategic direction, profitability, and results of SS&C Institutional and Investment Management business in Asia and is head of the Asian leadership team.
He was appointed to this role in May 2016 and has been Regional Managing Director Asia since then, based out of the SS&C Technologies’ Asian headquarters in Hong Kong.
Founding his career in corporate and financial technology across Europe, Rainer has spent his last 14 years in Asia, including assignments in Singapore, Japan, and Hong Kong.
After gaining insights on software and product support, Rainer has progressed across a portfolio of vertical and horizontal roles that traverse the buy- and sell-side of the global financial industry – and within the front-, middle- and back-office divisions at market leaders including Thomson Reuters, ICE, and now, SS&C Technologies. SS&C Institutional & Investment Management technology division supports Insurance companies, Asset Managers, Wealth Managers, Pension and Retirement Funds, Sovereign Funds, Corporates, Loans, REITs, Family Offices, Brokerages, and other asset owners.
Rainer holds a Master of Business Administration from the Vienna business university with a major in Commerce.