Finreon – a spin-off from the University of St.Gallen
Finreon, founded in 2009 as a spin-off from the University of St.Gallen (HSG), has established itself as a competent partner for innovative investment concepts in the field of asset management and investment consulting for institutional clients. In its solutions, the company combines many years of investment experience with the latest findings in financial research.
Founder and CEO is Dr.Ralf Seiz, Lecturer in Finance at the University of St.Gallen. The team consists of doctoral candidates and graduates from the University of St.Gallen, the ETH Zurich and other prestigious universities. Team members are actively involved in financial research in order to guarantee a continuous knowledge transfer.
Finreon is best described as a Think-Tank for the development of asset management solutions. Based on the client’s needs and extensive professional experience, we transfer the most recent findings in academic research into innovative solutions. Both Finreon and its employees are actively involved in financial research.
As a Think-Tank, Finreon is focused on its core competence in Investment Advisory. The implementation of Finreon solutions is achieved in collaboration with the partner of our clients' choice. Hence, the client is assured to get the best specialist for each stage of the investment process.
Bridging the gap to client needs
Our solutions are always based on real problems brought to us by our clients. We strive to satisfy those needs through simple, transparent and tailor-made solutions.
Academic and innovative
As a spin-off from the University of St.Gallen (HSG) we are actively involved in academic research and hence see ourselves as a Think Tank. All our solutions are based on the most recent findings in financial research.
Systematic and structured
Our solutions are clear, structured and comprehensive concepts as well as of a systematic nature.
Integrity and independence
Personal integrity and transparency are important values to us. We are independent and cooperate with the partner of our clients' choice.
Three pillars of sustainability at Finreon
Finreon as a company
Finreon is a member of Swiss Sustainable Finance (SSF) and a signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI) and is committed to incorporating ESG issues into its investment processes.
Finreon solutions follow the guidelines of the Swiss Association for Responsible Investment. This excludes, among others, arms companies from the investable universe.
Finreon Sustainable Solutions
The objective of Finreon Carbon Focus® is not only to reduce the carbon footprint of portfolios with a market-based solution but to neutralize it.
Finreon is growing and hence constantly seeking for new talents in the area of investment solutions development, as well in the business development. We offer the possibility to directly participate and to take on responsibility at an early stage.
Vacancies are listed below. Unsolicited applications are welcome at any time if you as a candidate fulfill one of the following profiles:
- Interest in Finance
- Interest in quantitative asset and risk management
- University degree (finance, mathematics or similar)
- communicative personality with an affinity for marketing
- Sales and Finance
- good verbal and written expression
- very good IT skills
- First practical experience is an advantage
job descriptions available in German.
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The office of Finreon is located at Marktplatz in the heart of St.Gallen. You can reach us within just five minutes by foot from the main trainstation. The closest public parking is available at Marktplatz.