Oliver Schutzmann
Oliver Schutzmann

CEO
Iridium Advisors

Oliver is the Founder and CEO of Iridium, the Arabian Gulf region’s leading advisor on investor relations. Iridium designed the Qatar Stock Exchange’s “IR Excellence Program”, the first exchange-wide initiative to upgrade the quality of investor relations in the region.
 
Prior to Iridium, Oliver was Chief Communications Officer and member of the management team of SHUAA Capital, an investment bank listed on Dubai Financial Market. He started his career at Euromoney and has held senior positions at The Economist and Charles Barker, a leading financial communications consultancy in Germany.
 
Oliver introduced international investor relations best practices to the Arabian Gulf region in 2006, and has been instrumental in establishing the regional investor relations industry. He served as a founding board member and Chairman of the Middle East Investor Relations Association where he developed the Certified Investor Relations Officer (CIRO) accreditation program.