Person of the month
«Swiss asset managers – more in demand than ever amid the coronavirus crisis.»
Christian Gast, CEO of Systematic Investment Management Ltd
Christian Gast is CEO of Systematic Investment Management Ltd (SIMAG), a joint venture of Credit Suisse Asset Management and the Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich). He was previously a member of the Executive Committee and Head of iShares and Index Investing at BlackRock Asset Management Switzerland Limited.
«The winners in the asset management industry’s consolidation are those who focus on the human factor and innovation.»
Christian Trixl, Amundi Switzerland
Christian Trixl is head of Amundi’s Swiss operations in Zurich and Geneva. He was previously Country Head at Columbia Threadneedle in Zurich for a number of years.
«What I especially like about data management is the mix of technology, data and a broad range of different market players.»
Erika Kessler, Swiss Fund Data AG
Erika Kessler acts as CEO of Swiss Fund Data AG in Zurich since 2011. She was previously in charge of the “Transparency in the Fund Market” (TIF) project at SIX Group. Erika has over 20 years’ experience in the fund business.