QCAM Currency Asset Management AG (QCAM), an independent financial specialist with a focus on currency and asset management, has named three new members of the Board of Directors and a new member of its Management Committee.
The company’s newest additions to its Board of Directors are Ekaterina Schiess, Gary Klopfenstein, and Hélie D'Hautefort. Schiess has deep experience in the field of digitization and FinTech, and will be the company’s first female board member. Klopfenstein, an author and a sought-after speaker, is a pioneer in the specialized currency management industry and has extensive experience in the field of alternative investment management. While D'Hautefort is the CEO of OptimInvest, an asset manager focused on quantitative investment strategies, and the CEO of Reserve Currency Solutions AG, a company that offers digital currencies in the blockchain.
All three bring a wealth of experience to the company as it looks to expand its strategic competence and position as an independent, globally active Swiss Asset Management and Currency specialist.
Additionally, Martin Pendert, a portfolio manager at QCAM since 2012, has been promoted as a member of the company’s Management Committee. He is an investment professional who has over twenty years of experience in the financial markets with career positions in London, Milan, Frankfurt, and Zurich.
In a press release, QCAM CEO Thomas Suter stated, "We are pleased that we were able to win Martin Pendert to strengthen our management. Martin Pendert's appointment to top management is the consequence of his many years of dedication and great loyalty to our company. His outstanding investment expertise and wealth of experience are particularly in demand in these challenging times.”