DOMINICÉ & CO ANNOUNCES THE APPOINTMENT OF TWO NEW PARTNERS

2015-03-26

Dominicé & Co – Asset Management is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Partners, Pierre de Saab and Benoit Mandosse, responsible for Asset Management and Wealth Management respectively.

Michel Dominicé, Senior Partner:
“The appointment of the two new Partners enables the Company to strengthen its management team and to ensure its long term development.  Both Partners bring to the Company strong technical competence in asset and wealth management.”

Benoit Mandosse, Partner and Head of Wealth Management:
“Being nominated as Partners is a reflection of our commitment to the Company and its mission of delivering performance, underpinned by rigorous risk management.”

Pierre de Saab, Partner and Head of Investment Team:
“Over the past ten years, Dominicé & Co has provided investment solutions, which have helped our clients to protect and grow their assets. The extension of the Partnership is a logical step for a Company that is growing.   It is a testimony not only to the success of the Company and its products, but above all to the trust of our clients.”

Dominicé & Co – Asset Management, founded in 2003, is a Swiss regulated Investment Management Company.  It offers specialized Investment Products as well as Wealth Management services that share fundamental principles of preserving capital and delivering performance in diverse market environments. The products managed by the Company are robust and generate alpha from (i) the equity market, either through volatility arbitrage or stock picking and (ii) the real estate market.

Michel Dominicé, PhD is the Senior Partner and Founder of Dominicé & Co – Asset Management. Michel started the Company in 2003 when he launched its flagship product, The Cassiopeia Fund, based on his research on the myopic behavior of equity investors.  Since then he has grown the company to offer a suite of specialized investment products, including Volatility, Equity and Real Estate Funds, as well as Wealth Management services.  Prior to founding the Company Michel was the Head of the US and Global Equity team in Lombard Odier in Geneva, Switzerland, overseeing around CHF2 billion in equity investments.  He started his career holding research positions in various international institutions in Geneva, London, New York and Hong Kong. Michel holds a PhD in Economics from the University of St. Gallen, for which he presented his Doctoral Thesis on Monetary Policy whilst working at the National Bank of Romania.

Benoît Mandosse is a Partner and Head of Wealth Management at Dominicé & Co, having joined the Company in 2013.  Prior to this he worked at Lombard Odier & Cie in Geneva as a Wealth Manager looking after the wealth of private clients for over 12 years. Before this he worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Geneva in their financial consulting department, having begun his career at Arthur Andersen in Geneva and London in 1991, where he started with audit work and then moved to consulting, principally in the banking and finance sectors.  Benoît obtained his Master of Science in Economics from the Haute Ecole de Commerce in Lausanne.

Pierre de Saab is a Partner and Head of Asset Management at Dominicé & Co, having joined the Company in 2010.  Prior to this he worked at Credit Suisse in Zurich as Head of Index Derivatives Trading and at UBS AG, where he built and led several Equity Derivatives trading desks in Zurich, London and New York. During his career, he has acquired substantial experience in designing risk management and trading systems and has developed proprietary trading strategies and innovative derivative products aimed at hedge funds and sophisticated institutional investors. Pierre holds a Master in Mathematical Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL) and an MBA from INSEAD.

Contact
For more information contact:
Investor Relations
ir@dominice.com
Tel. +41 22 319 2080