Matthias Paul Kuhlmey is Executive Vice President, Head Enterprise Investments & Acquisitions, Head Global Investment Solutions (GIS) at HighTower. Mr. Kuhlmey founded HighTower’s Global Investment Solutions division in 2011 to deliver investment research, analytics, due-diligence, and access capabilities for HighTower advisors. Since that time, GIS has expanded further to include trading, lending, trust services, corporate services, and retirement plans. Specializing in global asset allocation concepts, Mr. Kuhlmey brings more than 20 years of international banking experience to HighTower.
Prior to joining HighTower, Mr. Kuhlmey served as an Executive Director at UBS’s prestigious Private Wealth Management Office in New York. Prior to this position, he oversaw the New York-based Domestic Private Banking Team at Bank Julius Baer in the U.S. While with Deutsche Bank AG in New York, Mr. Kuhlmey was actively involved in projects leading to the integration of Bankers Trust Co. into Deutsche Bank’s U.S.-based operation.
Mr. Kuhlmey received his degree in Business Law from the University of Applied Sciences in Lüneburg, Germany, and a Diploma in finance and banking from the Hannover Business School in Germany. Mr. Kuhlmey holds FINRA Series 7, 63 and 65 licenses.
Mr. Kuhlmey is an avid blogger and a frequent contributor to WealthManagement.com, The Huffington Post and Chuck Jaffe’s Money Life podcast.