Swiss boutique adds one to board
Geneva-based investment firm Quaero Capital has appointed Serge Ledermann (pictured) as a member of its board of directors.
Ledermann has over 35 years’ experience in the financial industry has held several managerial positions in asset management.
He was a member of the executive committee and head of Asset Management at J. Safra Sarasin, as well as deputy CEO and head of Investment of Retraites Populaires in Lausanne.
Prior to that, he was partner at Lombard Odier and Union Bancaire Privée Gestion Institutionnelle.
Ledermann sits on various boards of directors, including Schroder Investment Management (Switzerland).
Cristofer Gelli, chairman of Quaero Capital said : “We are delighted to have a leading figure such as Serge Ledermann join our Board of directors.
“His breadth of experience and extended international contact network in the financial world will be very useful assets to pursue our expansion and successfully face the challenges facing the Swiss asset management sector”.
Serge Ledermann added: “I am excited to join Quaero Capital’s board. Indeed, besides plain vanilla products produced by the asset management giants, there is a strong need for a specialist boutique such as Quaero, whose very distinctive strategies and conviction-driven investment style have delivered superior results.”