Co-Head of CEEMEA (Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa) Economics, Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research
Clemens is Co-Head of CEEMEA (Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa) Economics at Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research. Clemens joined Goldman Sachs as a Managing Director in 2010. Prior to joining the firm, he was an executive director at UBS and was co-head of the EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa) Economics team. Clemens has also held the position of principal economist for Russia at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. He lived and worked in Russia in the mid-1990s as an advisor to the Russian government. Clemens has served as an advisor to Her Majesty's Treasury and the European Commission on public finances and exchange rate policies in the EU. He has also been a lecturer at the University of London. Clemens trained as a physicist and mathematician. He earned an MSc and PhD in Economics from the London School of Economics.