Stefan Scheurer has been a Vice President in the Global Capital Markets & Thematic Research department of Allianz Global Investors since January 2008. Analyses of strategic and tactical allocation issues, specific investment opportunities and long-term capital market trends form the lion’s share of his work. After studying business administration, Stefan started his career as a securities analyst at broker Cheuvreux S.A. in 2007. There he was responsible for investment recommendations in the information technology, software and renewable energies sectors. Stefan regularly gives interviews to the media, and has published numerous articles in well-known investor magazines. The Global Capital Markets & Thematic Research studies are published in up to eleven languages, and are read around the world.