Christian SchmidGlobal Head of Infrastructure at Slate Asset ManagementSpeaker
Christian Schmid joined Slate in 2022 as the Global Head of Infrastructure. Christian has over 18 years of experience in public and private infrastructure investments, leading the origination and execution of infrastructure transactions valued at approximately US$40 billion across Europe, North America, and Australia. That expertise includes acting on the buy-side and sell-side of dozens of large transactions, with an emphasis on renewable energy investments and other essential infrastructure.
Christian joins Slate from Queensland Investment Corporation (QIC), where he was the Sector Lead for Utilities and led the successful acquisition of CenTrio, formerly Enwave Energy U.S. Prior to QIC, he spent 13 years at RBC Capital Markets as a Managing Director and was responsible for originating and executing infrastructure transactions across Europe and North America.
Christian holds a Diplom-Kaufmann (MBA equivalent) from the Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt in Germany and a MSc in Finance from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland.