Nils Rode is the Chief Investment Officer of Schroder Adveq. Nils also leads the Schroder Adveq Labs data science activity. Nils is a member of Schroder Adveq's Management Committee and a member of the Investment Committee.
Before joining Schroder Adveq in 2005, Nils was a Vice President with private equity backed SkyOnline, a US-based IT and telecommunications company, where he worked in the areas of finance and strategy from 2003 to 2005. From 1995 to 2002, Nils was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company in Germany, where he was the lead manager for several strategic, organizational and operational improvement programs for private and publicly listed companies in the technology and financial services sector. Nils is also the author of a book on strategic management of knowledge based businesses.
Nils holds a Master's degree from ESCP Europe in Paris, Oxford and Berlin, where he was a Siemens Scholar. He also holds a PhD in Economics from the Leuphana University of Lueneburg, Germany and a Specialization Certificate in Data Science from Johns Hopkins University and Coursera.