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.

Our philosophy

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.

Finreon Team

Executive Board

Dr. Ralf Seiz

Dr. Ralf Seiz

CEO Finreon
Lecturer University of St. Gallen (HSG)

Dr. Julius Agnesens

Dr. Julius Agnesens

Head of Investment Solutions
& Member of the Executive Board

Simon T. Müller

Simon T. Müller

Head of Business Development
& Member of the Executive Board

Investment Solutions

Innovation & Research

Dr. Christian Vial

Dr. Christian Vial

Head of Innovation & Research

Dr. Marc Frattaroli

Dr. Marc Frattaroli

Adrian Fuhrer

Adrian Fuhrer

Smart Beta

Dr. Thomas Pfiffner

Dr. Thomas Pfiffner

Head of Smart Beta

Felix Löhrhoff

Felix Löhrhoff

Tobias Mann

Tobias Mann

Risk Control & Multi Asset

Benjamin von Haase

Benjamin von Haase

Head of Risk Control & Multi Asset

Joachim Plath

Joachim Plath

Pedro Harder

Pedro Harder

Economic Research & Advisory

Dr. Alexander Gruber

Dr. Alexander Gruber

Head of Economic Research & Advisory

Business Development

Client Advisory

Philippe Kuttler

Philippe Kuttler

Client Advisory

Severin Lienhard

Severin Lienhard

Client Advisory

Julian Wössner

Julian Wössner

Client Advisory

Product Management

Oliver Fürer

Oliver Fürer

Head of Product Management

Manuel Bolliger

Manuel Bolliger

Dominic Walz

Dominic Walz

Eliane Herzog

Eliane Herzog

Operations

Monika Gloor

Monika Gloor

Michelle Nyffenegger-Ceppi

Michelle Nyffenegger-Ceppi

Luana Willmann

Luana Willmann

Lukas Schlunegger

Lukas Schlunegger

IT Administrator

PSS Ltd.

Alain Beyeler

Alain Beyeler

CEO PSS
Mitglied der Geschäftsleitung

Jöri Gujan

Jöri Gujan

Head of Business Development
Mitglied der Geschäftsleitung

Felix Leontyev

Felix Leontyev

Head of Technology

Stefania Corapi

Stefania Corapi

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

Finreon solutions follow the guidelines of the Swiss Association for Responsible Investment. This excludes, among others, arms companies from the investable universe.

SVVK ASIR informations

Finreon Sustainable Solutions

The objective of Finreon ZeroCarbon® is not only to reduce the carbon exposure of portfolios with a market-based solution but to neutralize it.

Careers

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

Vacancies

job descriptions available only in German.

please refer to the German website version

Contact

St.Gallen (Headquarter)

Finreon Ltd.
Oberer Graben 3
CH-9000 St.Gallen

Tel.: +41 71 230 08 06
E-Mail: info@finreon.ch

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.

Zurich Office

Finreon Ltd.
Mühlebachstrasse 65
CH-8008 Zürich

Tel.: +41 71 230 08 06
E-Mail: info@finreon.ch

The office of Finreon in Zurich is located within walking distance from the trainstation Stadelhofen. The next public parking is available in the parking garage Feldegg on Riesbachstrasse 7.