Werner is the Chief Executive Officer of InfraRed, a leading global investment manager focused on infrastructure and real estate. InfraRed operates worldwide from offices in London, Hong Kong, New York, Seoul and Sydney. With over 130 professionals it manages in excess of USD10bn of equity capital in multiple private and listed funds, primarily for institutional investors across the globe.
Werner focuses on the development of InfraRed’s strategy, drives the evolution and growth of the business and is involved in the selection and monitoring of investments. He joined the business in 1995, then known as Charterhouse Bank. As Joint Chief Executive of the Bank, Werner, together with some of the senior InfraRed team members, restructured the Bank into a private equity investment business focusing on infrastructure and real estate.
Werner studied Business Administration and Economics at the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland, and subsequently worked as a research fellow at Harvard Business School