Cross Asset Solutions

Christine Romar

Director, Germany & Austria Citi Cross Asset Solutions


Christine Romar is Director of Sales for Citi’s Cross Asset Solutions business, covering Germany and Austria. Based in Frankfurt, she determines and executes the distribution strategy for retail structured products in a range of wrappers (Notes, Warrants, OTC) relevant to these large domestic markets. Christine and her team serve clients including private banks, savings banks, mutual banks, independent financial advisors and intermediaries, including domestic and international counterparties operating in Germany and Austria.

Christine has 20 years of experience in financial markets. She joined Citi in 2012. Throughout her career, Christine has held senior trading, sales and management positions at Rabobank, BNP Paribas and Vontobel. She began her career as an Equity Derivatives market maker in Austria. After seven years as a trader, she moved into sales, bringing a deep understanding of the financial and derivatives markets to her clients.

Christine holds a Masters (Magistra) of International Business Administration, specializing in Finance and Derivatives, from the Vienna University of Economics and Business (Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien). She speaks German, English and French. She is also an active member of the German Derivatives Association, and is a frequent public speaker at industry conferences and in the press.

Christine is married and lives near Frankfurt.