Steen Jakobsen

Steen Jakobsen

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Steen Jakobsen is Chief Investment Officer of Saxo Bank, an international award-winning investment firm. He focuses on delivering asset allocation strategies and analysis of the overall macroeconomic and political landscape as defined by fundamentals, market sentiment and technical developments in the charts. He leads his team in conducting research across asset classes, covering major macroeconomic developments, market moves, political events, and central bank policies. Jakobsen is a highly renowned and respected chief economist with more than 30 years of experience within the fields of trading and investment. Prior to joining Saxo Bank, he worked with Swiss Bank Corp, Citibank, Chase Manhattan and UBS. He regularly appears as a guest host on CNBC and Bloomberg News.

Professional Experience

Academic History



  • He was a speaker on various portfolio conferences, including the Budapest Economics Forums from 2019 to 2022.

  • His approach to trading and investing is thought-provoking and not afraid to counter consensus. This frequently sparks debate among the global market community.