Swiss Impact Investment Manager BlueOrchard Finance AG has appointed Remo Oswald and Daniel Perroudas co-heads of Business Development, effective 1 Febraury 2019.
The co-leadership structure underpins BlueOrchard's client centricity focus, further increases regional investor proximity and supports the continued strong growth of the company.
Oswald will be responsible for business development in the DACH region (Germany, Austria and Switzerland) and Perroud for business development in non-German speaking European markets including the United Kingdom. The co-leadership structure also underlines BlueOrchard's customer focus, enhances its regional proximity to investors and supports its continued strong growth.
Oswald's extensive experience with both institutional investors and UHNWI spans more than two decades and includes senior roles in equity brokerage as well as the incorporation, management and successful sale of an asset management company. He joined BlueOrchard from Swiss & Global Asset Management in Zurich, where he was director Sales & Distribution for key accounts. Previously, he held senior positions with Horizon21, Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch & Cie and BNP Paribas Private Bank Switzerland, where he contributed significantly to business development in Switzerland and Europe.
Perroud has over 20 years of in-depth industry knowledge and extensive business development experience for both traditional and alternative investments. Prior to joining BlueOrchard, he held several positions of responsibility in prestigious companies such as Muzinich & Co. and Franklin Templeton. Prior to joining BlueOrchard, he was country manager for Muzinich & Co. (Schweiz) AG. He also served as executive director Business Development at Harcourt Investment AG.