Wealth of Experience across Strategies and Assets
Founding Partner | Chairman
45 years of trading and investment experience. Chairs the investment committee. Oversees family investment portfolios. Founder, former CEO & Chairman of Gottex Group.
Chief Executive | CIO
23 years of investment managment experience in leading investment firms. Previously Global Head of Dynamic Solutions at Natixis Investment Managers, Global Head of Solutions, Aberdeen Asset Management. and Former Group CIO of HSBC Insurance. B.Sc. Management Science and Statistics, University of Wales.
26 years of asset management and private equity experience. Co-founder of Ocean 14 Capital, an Ocean impact fund and Co-Founder of Gottex Fund Management. Business Degree in Finance from University of Virginia where he currently teaches impact investing.
Non Executive Director
25 years of private equity experience. Previously Global Head of Private Equity at Aberdeen Standard Investments, overseeing over $18bn of Private Equity investments managing a global team of 50.
24 years of wealth management experience. Oversees family relationships. Co-Founder of Gottex Fund Management. B.A. from University of Virginia.
Investment Partner | PM
35 years of experience in equity derivatives and Emerging Markets. Previously ran multi-asset EM funds at DUET Asset Management and Armajaro Asset Management. Before that Head of Trading in EM at Lehman Brothers and Unicredit. B.Sc. in Economics from the LSE and a MBA from London Business School.
Head of Impact & Sustainability
26 years of asset management and investment consulting experience with a strong focus on alternative assets. Previous roles include Global Head of Client Solutions at Aberdeen Standard Investments, CIO at Arden Asset Management, hedge fund specialist at Morgan Stanley International and investment consultant at Cambridge Associates. MA (Honours) Economic and Social History, University of St. Andrews.
28 years experience at the investment bank of Deutsche Bank. Senior positions in rates trading, fund derivatives and the corporate bank. PhD in mathematics from university of Bayreuth and master degree in mathematics from LMU Munich.
Non Executive Director
Co-Founder & Managing Partner of Sussex Partners. Prior to this he worked for Bear Stearns. B.S. in Finance from the Stern School of Business, NYU.
Investment Partner / PM
30 years of experience in equities and global emerging markets. Previously worked at Barclays, Credit Suisse, Lehman Brothers, Unicredit, Citigroup and Salomon Brothers. BA in Industrial Engineering and MBA from University of West Georgia.
Investment Partner | PM
13 years of investment experience. Responsible for trading and execution for family members. B.Sc. in Business Economics and Finance from Loughborough University. Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA).
17 years as a qualified lawyer and 10 years of compliance experience. Responsible for overseeing and managing the compliance program, regulatory requirements and legal matters. BA in Law from Exeter University. Maitrise in European Law from the University of Rennes.
21 years of investment and risk management experience. Responsible for portfolio construction and risk management. MSC in Management, HEC University of Lausanne. MSC in Banking and Finance, HEC University of Lausanne.
Senior Partner | CFO
27 years in financial services. Oversees accounting & administration for group and family members. Ex E&Y and CFO at Gottex Fund Management. Chartered Accountant (SAICA), Honors Degree in Accounting and Finance.
Matt has over 13 years of investment and business development experience within the Renewable Energy Sector. He joins from Glenmont Partners, a top tier, pan European, renewable energy private equity fund. Matt holds an MBA with distinction from Oxford University and an MSc, Business Economics from the University of Manchester.
9 Years of investment banking and consulting experience at Nomura Greentech and L.E.K. Consulting
Charles brings more than seven years of experience in deal advisory, having previously worked for PwC in the transaction services team. Charles has extensive experience advising in the technology sector, focused on start-up and early-stage technology businesses.
Charles is a Chartered Accountant (ACA) and holds an MSc in Finance, Accounting and Business from Warwick Business School and a BSc in Biomedical Science from the University of Warwick.
Head of Investor Relations
Matthew is Head of Investor Relations and brings more than 12 years’ experience in private equity and energy infrastructure, including nine years investor relations experience at Actis, Pollen Street Capital and Duke Street. Matthew began his career at EY.
Matthew is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Degree in Commerce and Administration, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting, from Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand.
Office Manager | Executive Assistant
25 years in Secretarial, Executive and Administrative support. Responsible for office administration and Human Resources. Responsible for Compliance and AML for Vedra Wealth Services SA
Executive Assistant with Federal Diploma, BSc in Business Law.
18 years of experience in quality and risk control, treasury, and middle office.
Supporting risk management and accounting function. MSc in Food Sciences. Final year- Brevet Fédéral Finance and Accounting.
ALEXANDRE C.K. MENZEL
Relationship Manager with experience in Private Banking and Wealth Management. Strong focus on cross boarder wealth planning. Implementing wealth solutions for families and HNWI clients. Previously with Sallfort Private Bank AG, Switzerland, and co-founder of Blackswan foundation.
20 Years in Secretarial, Executive and Administrative support. Responsible for office administration and Human Resources. Diploma from Oxford Brooks University.