In The Beginning
Igor Cornelsen began his studies in engineering school in 1965. He attended the only engineering school in his country, The Federal University of Parana. After attending school for 2 years he decided to make a change, this decision would impact his life forever. The decision was to begin studying economics. Read more about Igor Cornelsen on About.me
The Next Step
After graduating Igor Cornelsen grew to recognition while working for an investment bank. With his unique ability to and skills of calculating compound interests and sliding rules, he became known as a shrewd and skilled investor. In 1974 he was promoted to the Board of Directors of Multibanco. In 1976, just two years later, Cornelsen’s rise to the top became apparent when he became the CEO of the same institution. Cornelsen’s career continued to grow in Brazil until 1985 when he moved on to work for the Libra Bank PLC, a London Merchant Bank. In addition, after his servitude to the London Merchant Bank, he went on to Standard Chartered Merchant Bank, not only as an investment banker but as a member of the Board of Directors and a representative of his beloved Brazil.
Strategies and Philosophies
In 1995 Igor Cornelsen started his own investment firm. He firmly believes in trusting his own mind and judgement, this shrewd strategy has not failed him but only once in his career. In addition, he believes in real truth, not biased opinions on how funding will affect the economy of a country. His days begin early as he searches through current news to study the economies and big companies money moves.
One of Cornelsen’s rule of thumb or philosophy, is not to waste time on information based on other analysts. He uses information from Reuters, the information given by them is unbiased and really good information. His main strategy to grow business opportunities is based on finding out assets that depreciate before his colleagues. With these strong practices and his skillful talent, Igor Cornelsen has made a name for himself amongst investment advisors in his country as well as the world.