Igor Cornelsen is one of the most accomplished investment managers of his time. His career as an investment manager can be described as a calling. When joining university, he wanted to study engineering. During that time, there was only one university offering this course, the Federal University of Parana. This means he was truly one of the best to be admitted as an engineering student. Two years into the course, he decided to make a change to economics. Considering his achievements at the time of his retirement, this was the best decision he made.
After his graduation from university, Igor Cornelsen got a job at an investment bank. With his background in economics and engineering, this was the perfect job for him. He used his economics training to do his analysis and his knowledge in engineering to work out compound interest math. This was a precious quality at that time since calculators and computers were not very popular. Read this article at affiliatedork.com about Igor Cornelsen
Igor got a rare opportunity to move to Rio to do what he loved most; investment banking. As a result of his skill and success, Igor Cornelsen got promoted to become one of the board of directors of Multibanco. Two years later, he was promoted to be the CEO. He held many prestigious positions in the banking sector and eventually left to form his own firm.
MrCornelsen says that his secret to success is his determination to make decisions based on facts and not advice from others. When it comes to investments, everyone wants to make profit. Therefore they will say anything to persuade investors to invest in their company. If the investor is not keen on the statistics, there is a possibility that the returns won’t be as great as promised. To succeed as an investment manager, he has learned to give numbers more importance than words.
Even though he has retired, MrCornelsen is still actively in his firm’s daily operations. When asked what he would have done differently if he had a do over, he said he would rely more on books not financial advisors. Books have a way of telling the truth without hiding vital information. Financial advisors on the other hand, put their best foot forward. Learn more about Igor by visiting: https://about.me/igorcornelsen1