Roland Ullrich was born and raised in Cologne, Germany, and studied economics at the University of Bonn, completing his degree in 1990. He has been a CFA charterholder since 2000. For more than 20 years he worked for investment banks in Frankfurt, London and New York. In his most recent position, Roland was responsible for the Global Equities division of a Frankfurt-based international bank. For the past 13 years, he has been training and coaching institutional as well as retail traders and investors, writing regularly for the financial press. In 2021 Roland wrote a book about trading psychology which is now published in three languages. He regularly gives lectures and conducts seminars on the topics of trading psychology and the secrets of successful investing.