Mouha began his career with Axa as an asset liability manager before joining Amundi (formerly Credit Lyonnais Asset Management) as a structurer and fund manager. Mouha took part in the creation of Amundi Investment Solutions before becoming head of structuring for French Networks.
chief executive officer
Mikael started his career as an analyst at Merrill Lynch Investment Banking in London. In 2004, he moved back to his native Sweden, heading up E*TRADE’s push into structured products in the Nordic countries in co-operation with Merrill Lynch. In 2007, he founded and became CEO of Oak Capital, which by the time of his departure was a leading distributor of structured products in Sweden, Norway and Finland. Mikael joined Garantum in 2010 to oversee and expand the company’s international operation. He was promoted to Deputy CEO in 2012 and took over as CEO in 2015. Mikael holds an MSc in Economics and Business Administration from the Stockholm School of Economics.”
Head of Index Equity and Factor Based Investing
Legal & General Investment Management
Head of Capital Markets and Advisory Solutions, UK and Jersey
UBS Wealth Management
Director Private Investor Products Germany, Austria & CEE Public Distribution – MMS6PD
Prior to funding Lynceus Partners, Patrick worked at BNP Paribas where he started his career in 2011 in the Global Equities and Commodity Derivatives division where he held different roles regarding structured products such as Marketing and Sales, focusing on institutional clients in France then in Belgium. In 2015, he moved to Switzerland and shortly after, motivated by the challenge to bring together Structured Products expertise and Technology, he created Lynceus Partners and its proprietary plateform, Argo. Patrick studied Financial Markets at Audencia Business School and the Asian Institute of Management.
Peter De Clercq
chief executive officer
Peter De Clercq is the CEO of Quantessence. For 8 years before joining Quantessence, Peter was MD at Barclays Capital where he ran the sales and project management of the bank’s main iCPPI programme. At Barclays, Peter previously led the Benelux sales team. Prior to Barclays, Peter worked for Goldman Sachs, covering large financial institutions. Before Goldman Sachs, Peter spent 11 years at JPMorgan where he co-headed the Benelux trading desk until 1996, and subsequently moved to FI sales. Peter holds MBA in finance from IAG at UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium), as well as an MA in Philology from the University of Leuven (Belgium).
Veerle De Schryver
Natixis Asset Management
Deputy Managing Director & Head of EMEA & APAC
head of sales - Bank & Life Insurance Companies - France
Head of Investment Solutions and Services
Director, Research & Analytics
Head of EMEA Financial Engineering
Antoine Fourgeaud, CFA
National Bank of Canada
MD- Head of Public Distribution
Nicola is responsible of Private Investor Products Italy at UniCredit. In his current role, he is in charge of the development and distribution of all investment products on the Italian market across multi-asset and multi-channel approach, as well as the brokerage activity of banks directly connected to UniCredit platform.
Prior to joining UniCredit in 2015, Nicola gained an extensive experience in other investment banks in London. He was Head of Private Investor Products Sales, Italy for ABN AMRO. After the merger with RBS, he was appointed Head of Exchange Traded Products Europe, one of major Public Distribution platform with strong local presence across main countries in Europe. He was one of the founding members of Italian Certificates and Investment Products Association (ACEPI) in 2006 and he served the Association for many years as board member, before being appointed Chairman of the ACEPI in 2019.
Director - Deputy Head of Global Equity Structuring Desk - Paris
Co-Founder & Managing Director
RiverRock Technology Solutions
Associate Director, Global Research & Design
S&P Dow Jones Indices
Head of Index Services
Singapore Exchange Limited
options sales trader
Susquehanna Financial Group
Tom Karlsson is options sales trader at Susquehanna International Group (SIG) in Dublin. Susquehanna is a leading global market maker and liquidity provider in options and etfs, acconting for 11% of the total listed options volume traded across all European exchanges, covering over 750 single stocks and all major indices, as well as over 3,700 ETFs.
Tom joined Susquehanna’s European headquarters in Dublin after 11 years in London working for Deutsche Bank, Société Générale and HSBC. He has experience in various derivatives sales roles, covering institutional clients mainly in the Nordics, UK and Benelux.
Tom started his career in his home country of Finland working at the Helsinki Exchange in 2001.
Head of ESG Solutions
Global Product Manager - Structured Products
Global Head of Content
EMEA ESG Product Head
Head of Structured Products, RFQ Platforms
Géraldine Laussat joined ITG RFQ-hub in 2013 from Barclays in London where she was selling Alternative Solutions to Asset Managers. Géraldine started her career as a prop trader at BNP Paribas Arbitrage in 2002 prior to joining their UK Equity Derivatives sales team. Géraldine is responsible for developing the Structured Products offering on the ITG RFQ-hub platform globally.
Principal Risk Specialist
Financial Conduct Authority
Deputy chief executive officer
Bank of America Merrill Lynch USA
Managing Director, Head of Capital Markets, SPDR ETF, EMEA & APAC
State Street Global Advisors
Simmons & Simmons
Hong My Nguyen
Green & Sustainable Hub Investment Solutions
Managing Partner & Head of Software
Executive Director , Equity Derivatives Structuring
Vice President, EMEA Private Client Solutions Markets and Securities Services
Partner, Derivatives and Structured Products Group
Davis Polk & Wardwell
Christopher Schell is a partner in Davis Polk’s corporate department, practicing in derivatives and structured products. Schell advises on SEC, Finra and other regulatory and transactional matters related to structured products, such as SEC comment letters, compliance projects and the impact of the Dodd-Frank Act.
Product Development Manager
KBC Bank NV
Treasury Sales Director
Head of Legal, EMEA
Vice President & Senior Product Manager, Capital Markets
Deutsche Bank Wealth Management
European Account Manager
founder and chief executive officer
Mathias Strasser is the chief executive officer of the WSD group, which has three business units: (1) WallStreetDocs, a solution for the automatic creation and distribution of legal documentation for structured products, (2) Scissero, a legal artificial intelligence platform capable of marking up and extracting information from legal documents and (3) Firelex, a software platform designed to allow lawyers to become coders.
Before starting WallStreetDocs, Mathias was European counsel at Sullivan & Cromwell, where he specialised in U.S. and European capital markets, M&A and private equity transactions. Mathias frequently speaks at industry conferences and holds an LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School and Mag. Iur. And Dr. Iur. degrees from Vienna University.
Head of Distribution, Index and Structured Solutions
Global Head of Structured Products
Tempo Structured Products
Sander Van Zelm
Head of Institutional Trading for Europe
Ferran Vila Llavina
Head of Structured Product Desk
Morabanc Grup SA
Head of Global Quantitative Management
BNP Paribas Asset Management
Etienne Vincent is head of global quantitative management for BNP Paribas Asset Management. Etienne Vincent joined BNP Paribas Asset Management in 2004, as head of structured investments, including index and formula funds. Since 2011, he has contributed to developing the quant capability, notably around the low volatility anomaly. Prior to this, he worked for three years as management auditor for the Group and for five years in interest rates swaps trading in Tokyo, Singapore and Paris.
Global Head of Advisory
Societe Generale Private Banking
Expert on Consumer Protection
European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA)
Head Platform Solutions, Investment Banking