After her Master’s from the faculty of Economics at the University of Geneva, Béatrice Rolland started her career as Information Technologies and Financial auditor at PwC Geneva. She rapidly joined the fund industry, first at Capital International during 4 years and then at Banque SYZ during 15 years, where she was COO for the OYSTER Fund activity and Compliance Officer for SYZ Asset Management (Luxembourg) SA.
Sandro Occhilupo holds a master’s degree in Economics from the University of Geneva and holds the CFA (2001) and CMT (2011) qualifications. He worked for UBS (Geneva and New York) for 5 years as a portfolio manager, and then spent 10 years with Banque SYZ as a manager of private and institutional portfolios. At DECALIA he is head of Discretionary Portfolio Management.
Before joining DECALIA in 2019, Fabrizio Quirighetti worked for more than 17 years at SYZ Asset Management, where he was CIO and Head of Multi-Asset. Prior to that, he was an assistant in the Department of Econometrics at the University of Geneva for 6 years.
Fabrizio Quirighetti holds a Master’s degree in Applied Econometrics from the University of Geneva and is an external member of the Tactical Allocation Committee of Compenswiss, the AVS/AI/APG compensation fund since 2014.
Fabian Dufresne joined Decalia in 2019 with the responsibility of developing Wealth management, previously joined SYZ Bank in 2006 and held the position of Head of Wealth Management.
Before joining SYZ Bank, he co-founded Intop Training, a geneva-based management, sales and coaching training company, in 1990.
Previously, he held the positions of Regional Manager at Oracle in Switzerland from 1988 to 1990 and Sales Representative and District Manager at Hewlett Packard (Switzerland) between 1980 and 1988.
Philippe Mathenet gained a master’s degree in Chemical Engineering from Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, and a federal diploma in financial analysis and asset management. He has more than 25 years’ experience in finance, notably with Lombard Odier in equities brokerage in New York and in Swiss equity funds management in Geneva. Subsequently, he worked for 7 years at Banque SYZ as a private banker and right-hand man to Alfredo Piacentini.
Francesco Figliomeni holds a bachelor in business administration from Bocconi University in Milan.
He started his career at Arnoldo Mondadori Editore Spa as a controller and business analyst. Then he moved to Banca Profilo Spa in the asset management division, managing funds and private accounts. Before moving to DECALIA, he worked for a family office taking care of the private equity investments.
Francesco Figliomeni is also responsible in DECALIA for the selection of external funds.
At DECALIA, Nicolo’ Miscioscia is Head of Private Markets, an activity that he helped to develop since its inception. He is also Co-Portfolio Manager for Private Markets funds and mandates managed by DECALIA.
Nicoló Miscioscia is a chartered accountant (ACCA) and holds a Bsc in Management from Cass Business School in London.
He began his career as an auditor in the financial sector, spending 4 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Geneva and Luxembourg. He then co-founded U-Start Club in Lugano and Milan, a private markets platform specialised in venture capital syndications.
Xavier Blaettler joined DECALIA in 2017 as Head of Trading. Prior to joining Xavier worked 10 years at Swissquote as Head of Securities Sales & Trading.
He was in charge of 3 trading teams: Equities & Derivatives, Fixed Income and Investment Funds. Before that 5 years at UBS in Zurich as Equity Derivatives Sales Trader.
Xavier Blaettler holds a bachelor degree in Computer Science & Software Engineering.