As Managing Director Tobias Tretter manages Commodity Capital AG with his many years of experience and expertise in the commodities sector. He supports the company as portfolio manager and Chief Investment Officer (CIO). He is responsible for the investment decisions of Commodity Capital Global Mining Fund, the selection and changes in the indexes and through his analysis of mining companies, he forms the basis of the long-term success of Commodity Capital AG.
Tobias Tretter gained his honours degree from Bayreuth University, where he wrote his practical thesis on the life cycle analysis for raw materials companies. This study, as well as various courses such as DITA (diploma of international technical analysis), form the theoretical background and the basis for his daily work. Tobias Tretter’s career began at Credit Suisse Asset Management and gained his practical experience guiding and supporting the DJE Gold and Resources Funds of the Dr. Jens Ehrhard Group. It achieved a "Best Gold Fund 2003" honour as well as showing independence in advising commodity funds. Together with Stabilitas fund management he was named "Best Gold Fund 2006”.
As an Executive Director, Bruno Locher supports Commodity Capital AG with his many years of management experience. He is mainly responsible for the organisation, controlling and IT aspects of Commodity Capital AG.
Bruno Locher started his over 30 year long career with the Union Bank of Switzerland in 1971 and after 15 years and various positions within the establishment joined Deutsche Bank (Switzerland) AG, where he was active for 23 years. During this period, Bruno Locher led the Asset Management in Zurich, and was ultimately the Business Manager responsible for the Central European Sector within International Private Wealth Management of Deutsche Bank.
With over 20 years of experience, Abid Mukhtar began his career with TD Waterhouse, in Toronto (Canada), where he focused on credit and risk management of the group’s portfolio risk. During his time with the TD Bank Group, he was seconded to Hong Kong to assist in the integration of a newly-acquired broker/dealer and the establishment of the credit and risk management functions for the group’s regional acquisition. Additionally, he spent five years in the United Kingdom, where he worked on strategic projects for a tier-one international bank and was an associate with the KPMG Corporate Finance team, focusing on mid-market M&A transactions. Upon returning to Toronto, Mr. Mukhtar held various research, institutional sales and investment banking positions with several boutique firms. As an investment banker, Mr. Mukhtar was involved in a variety of transactions which raised over $500MM in capital for domestic and international corporate clients operating in the resource sector (mining and energy). As a member of the Commodity Capital AG team, Mr. Mukhtar focuses on investment origination and analysis within the mining sector. Mr. Mukhtar holds a B.Sc. in Toxicology from the University of Toronto and a MBA degree from Manchester Business School, University of Manchester.