Jens Nordvig, Managing Director, is Co-Head of Global Markets Research, Americas and Global Head of Currency Strategy at Nomura, the global investment bank.
is responsible for developing Nomura's
Research franchise in the Americas, and coordinating the delivery of market-leading content across product lines.
Jens joined Nomura in October 2009, from investment management firm, Bridgewater Associates, where he worked as a Senior Currency Strategist.
Prior to that, Jens worked for eight years at Goldman Sachs London and New York in various senior research positions, most recently as a Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Currency Strategy.
Before joining Goldman Sachs, Jens was an Emerging Markets Economist with IDEA Global in London.
is ranked #1 in Currency/Foreign Exchange in Institutional Investor's All America Fixed Income 2013 Survey, an accolade he
has earned for the third year running.
is also lead author of "Rethinking the European monetary union," one of the finalist essays for the 2012 Wolfson Economics Prize.
is also the author of The Fall of the Euro: Reinventing the Eurozone and the Future of Global Investing.
has taught several courses in macroeconomics and econometrics, and written a book on mathematics and economics in 2001.
Jens received both a Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Economics from the University of Aarhus in Denmark, where he also did post-graduate research on new financial crises models.