1. Chief Investment Officer – 400,000 CHF (£320,434)
Responsibilities: This executive role involves identifying strategic commercial investment trends and opportunities in a certain market. Chief Investment Officers (CIOs) also develop short-term and long-term investment policies, and make recommendations on investments or the use of external money managers.
Key skills/traits: To become a successful CIO, one should be able to understand the risks of potential investments, see ahead clearly, and use rigorous logic and methods to solve complicated problems.
Education: People in this position usually have a background in Business or Investment Management, while an MBA would definitely be a plus.