Barbara Schlyter


Head of Digital Products

Barbara is responsible for Digital Products and Solutions at DWS. She focuses on digital asset and asset management-as-a-service products and solutions, assessing how asset managers can bridge the traditional and blockchain financial ecosystems as well as how digital distribution efforts can be strengthened.

Barbara first joined DWS in 2014 as a student trainee during which she gained experience across multiple divisions and locations including coverage and portfolio management in Frankfurt and New York. After successful completion of her student trainee, she worked full time in the COO office of the investment division.

During her masters she studied Management of Information Systems and Digital Innovation at the London School of Economics (LSE). In her undergraduate studies she focused on business administration and finance at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and at Harvard College during a year abroad.