Board of Directors

ROBERT CASTRIGNANO

Chairman

Robert is a Principal in the Equities Division at Sandler O’Neill & Partners and previously spent 20 years at Goldman Sachs. At the time Robert left Goldman Sachs, he was an Executive Director in the Private Wealth Management Group in Hong Kong. Prior to this, Robert spent twelve years in operations, technology and equities management in New York, London, and Tokyo. Robert holds an MBA in Finance and Marketing from Fordham Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Fairfield University.

PIERRE – ANDRÉ GENILLARD

Vice Chairman

Pierre-André is a private investor who specializes in the hedge fund industry. In November 2002, he founded 3 hedge funds with PRISMinvest SA and subsequently established PRISMinvest Partners SA, a joint venture for advising high net worth international investors. After graduating from the University of Southern California, Pierre-André started his financial career with Credit Suisse, eventually transferring to Credit Suisse First Boston in New York. He then became Managing Director of Craig Drill Capital, a US hedge fund based in New York. Pierre-André then pursued different roles in globally-recognized financial institutions, mainly focusing in hedge funds.

BERNHARD LAMPERT

Bernhard Lampert is the founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Allied Finance Group. As certified chartered accountant and entrepreneur, he began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Zurich, New York and Basle. He founded Allied Finance in Vaduz in 1997. In addition to his own independent activities, he founded KPMG (Liechtenstein) AG in 1998 together with KPMG Switzerland, built up the company whilst also expanding Allied Finance, and then handed it on to the new partners. From January 2010 until August 2015 Bernhard Lampert was a member of the Liechtenstein Financial Market Authority’s Supervisory Board.

HOLGER DEMUTH

Holger is an independent advisor to international financial services firms, investment companies and private capital. He previously spent 30 years at Credit Suisse in various Senior Management positions in Zurich, London, Chicago and New York. Prior to Credit Suisse Holger was the Chief Risk Officer at Clariden Leu Ltd, Zurich from 2008 to 2012. He holds an MBA from the University of Rochester/ NY, an Executive MBA from the University of Berne and is an alumni of the AMP of Harvard Business School in Boston.

JOHN WEBLEY

John retired from Morgan Stanley where he was a Managing Director, administrative head of all the Morgan Stanley entities in the European region outside London for many years and Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Stanley’s regulated bank in London from 1999. He served on the boards of a number of the firm’s banks in Europe and was based in Zurich from 1990-1994, in Morgan Stanley’s Swiss bank. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, John spent eleven years with Price Waterhouse, primarily in Paris, San Francisco and London.
Since leaving Morgan Stanley, John has taken a number of non-executive roles including acting as Chairman of PME Infrastructure Managers Limited, a company managing infrastructure investments in sub-Saharan Africa, and MHS Homes Limited, a social housing company.

ABDULMOHSIN AL OMRAN

Abdulmohsin is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Family Office. Previously, Abdulmohsin was with Goldman Sachs as part of the private wealth management team in London and served as a member of Investcorp’s senior management team. In addition, he held management roles at Gulf International Bank, Saudi International Bank, and Riyadh Bank. Abdulmohsin holds an MBA from City University in London and a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Management and Finance from King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals.