The founders, from a number of different European countries, have all had long and successful careers in global finance.
- +ANDERS BERGH | CEO & FOUNDER
Employment, asset management with absolute return responsibility 28 years Highlander Uptown and Highlander Downtown, Stockholm (Jan. 2015 - )
Swedbank Robur, Stockholm (7 years)
Stora Finance, Brussels (8 years)
SEB, Stockholm (5 years)
Ericsson, Stockholm (2 years)
Sequoia Asset Management, Geneva (2 years)
ABB Financial Services, Stockholm (1 years)
Meritos Asset Management, London (1 year)
Tanglin Asset Management, Stockholm (1 year)
Trading Times Kapitalinvest, Stockholm (1 year)
Head of asset management with staff responsibility 6 years At most 50 senior managers within traditional asset management (EQ, FI&, FX) and Hedge Funds, SEK 650bn. Fund management 10 years Relative and absolute asset management, Hedge Funds Proprietary trading 15 years Fixed income, FX, Equities Market Maker 5 years Fixed income&, OTC derivate Business development 11 years Development and implementing of business plans, business strategies and action plans, product development, project managing, staff development, product line process optimization. Deep product knowledge 23 years Fixed income, FX, Equities, Funds, Structured products, Derivate, Discretionary contracts, Treasury management Broad product knowledge 8 years Collateral Management, Prime Brokerage, Security lending, Fund administration, Custody, Clearing, Compliance, Asset management advisory, Financial regulatory, Financial system support. Communication 9 years Customer and media communication Organisation efficiency 4 years Phasing out and competence exchange (optimization) of asset managers Entrepreneur 4 years Product development (software), within asset management and asset management advisory. Consult within the financial sector. Entrepreneur 4 years Product development (software), within asset management and asset management advisory. Consult within the financial sector. Competence edge 23 years Sustainable investment processes. Risk adjusted absolute return. Global Macro. Coaching. Financial engineering. Technical Analysis. Market behaviour. Algorithmic investment process. Strong characteristics Constantly seeking possibilities to activate a maximum controlled risk level. Never ever gives up. Energy and inspiration source for co-workers. Systematic. Strong in processes. Disciplined. Innovative. Analytic. Pedagogic. Communicative. Much energy. Unstressed. high work load. Genuine interest of deep and broad knowledge.
- +JEAN-MARIE BERTIN | CFO & FOUNDER
Employment, banking and asset management with absolute return responsibility and risk management 25 years Highlander Uptown and Highlander Downtown, Stockholm (Jun. 2015 - )
Calyon, Paris (3 years)
Natixis, Paris (2 years)
Fortisbank , Brussels (7 years)
BofA ML, Paris & London (4 years)
BrevanHoward Asset Management, London (1 year)
Nordea , Stockholm (3 years)
Swedbank and Swedbank Robur, Stockholm (3 years)
AJAMAB Finans, Stockholm (Feb.2014 - )
Laven Partners, London (2 years)
Management with staff responsibility 3 years Team of 3 people with clients (FI, FX) OTC derivatives structuration and pricing requirements. Team of 3 for risk management solutions services. Fund management 5 years Absolute asset management, Hedge Funds, portfolio structuration and risk management, private equity. Proprietary trading 15 years Fixed income, FX, Equities, Commodities, Volatility Market Maker 11 years Fixed income, FX OTC derivatives including with options. Business development 5 years Development and implementation of new structured products for treasury management, in asset management for Alternative Funds and Private Equity Risk and Investment Analysis solutions and action plans, project managing, staff development in risk and structuration. Deep product knowledge 25 years Fixed income, FX, Equities, Commodities, Funds, Structured products, Derivatives, Risk management, Asset and Liabilities Management, Private Equity. Broad product knowledge 6 years Compliance, Asset management advisory, Financial regulatory (Solvency II, AIFMD), Asset and Risk Management software. Communication 7 years Communication with clients and presentation of research and products. Competence edge 20 years Sustainable investment processes, Risk adjusted absolute return, Global Macro, Financial engineering, Technical Analysis, Volatility, Risk management, portfolio management, company value assessment. Strong characteristics Organized, Analytic, Systematic, disciplined, , Communicative, high work load, perfectionist, entrepreneurial.
- +BOARD ADVISOR & FOUNDER
Hedge fund trading and futures sales and marketing.
30 years Investment banks and hedge funds in London and NY Management with staff responsibility 5 years Managed futures sales desks in London and New York Fund management 14 years Discretionary and systematic absolute return strategies, Hedge Funds Futures sales and marketing 12 years Fixed income, short term interest rates, FX and equities Business development 19 years Development and implementing of business plans, marketing to clients and prospects around the world, new strategies and special projects, client on-boarding, writing research. Deep product knowledge 30 years OTC FX and interest rate futures Broad product knowledge 30 years Hedge fund development, prime brokerage and futures clearing, operations, compliance, regulation, marketing Communication 9 years Client facing communication, writing research and marketing literature, speaking at conferences, round tables etc. Competence edge 30 years Long term experience across different market environments, trading styles, market analysis and risk management Strong characteristics Meticulous preparation, strong self discipline and motivation, perform well under pressure, cynical approach until proven otherwise, team player, proactive rather than reactive.
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