Anders Palmqvist is Founder and Managing Partner of Archipelago Investments, an independent investment management firm focused on alternative investments and asset allocation with a multi-strategy approach.
Prior to founding Archipelago Investments Anders was CEO UBS Group Nordic Region. Anders spent 21 years at UBS after joining predecessor firm O’Connor & Associates / Arbitech in 1993. From 2003 to 2014 Anders was CEO and Country Head Nordic Region and spear-headed UBS Group’s strategy in the region across Equities, FX, Rates, Credit, Prime Brokerage, Capital Markets, IBD and the investment management divisions UBS Wealth Management and UBS Global Asset Management. Between 1993 and 2003 Anders held various functions in Stockholm and London within the Equities division.
Anders holds a M.Sc. degree from Stockholm School of Economics with a major in Financial Economics (1993) and participated in The Wharton School, MBA Exchange Program (1992).