Dr. Rolf Wetzer


Rolf Wetzer is past president of IFTA. He redesigned the CFTe syllabus, is the editor of the IFTA journal and is heading the MFTA program since 2011.

Rolf is an institutional asset manager with a twenty-year track record. Currently he is CEO and co-founder of Ghiribizzo, a company specialized in algorithmic trading of proprietary money. He designed favorable quantitative investment strategies and position sizing algorithms.

Awarded as best German Technical Analyst in 2006 and runner up in 2007, he is also a frequent speaker on financial and management topics globally.

Rolf holds a PhD in Econometrics and graduate degrees in Business Administration and Management from both Technical University of Berlin (Germany) and Toulouse Business School (France).

He is a member of the Swiss Association of Market Technicians (SAMT) and the prestigious German Statistical Society (DStatG).