Nico Baader (born in 1970) has been a member of the Board of Directors at Baader Bank AG since 2009 and took over as Chairman of the Board in July 2015. In addition to his duties as Chairman of the Board, he is also responsible for the Market Making division.
After gaining experience in the stock broking business, Mr. Baader trained as a banker at Bayerische Vereinsbank in Munich. In 1994, he founded a consulting firm to manage IPOs, Investor Relations and Equity Research. From 2000 onwards, he was instrumental in driving the Baader Bank´s development from stock broker to full-service bank, including the establishment of Investment Banking (currently consisting of: Market Making, Capital Markets, Strategy, Legal, Human Resources & Company Organisation, Treasury, IT, Communication).