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About
Ryan Corton

Ryan Corton

Managing Director

Ryan is the Managing Director at Infusive with twenty-five years’ experience within the financial services sector supporting Chief Executives, Managing Partners and Family office heads with the development and delivery of investment strategies and operational infrastructure.

Prior to joining Infusive Ryan was Chief Operating Officer at Chrystal Capital Partners LLP a Corporate advisor, Capital raising and structure specialist and before that Group Chief Operating Officer at Harwood Capital Management Limited and Harwood Capital LLP a market leading private equity fund manager and Operations Director at J O Hambro Capital Management Limited an award-winning Investment and wealth manager.

During his tenures at the above companies, Ryan has developed a strong background in successful joint ventures, product launches and implementing business change through technology and process improvement. Ryan has been an approved and regulated person with the Financial Conduct Authority in England, Central Bank of Ireland and the Guernsey Financial Services Commission in the Channel Islands as well as being a Board Director on several regulated companies and funds globally.

Brett Whitley

Brett Whitley

Chief Financial Officer

Brett has a wealth of experience in hedge funds, private equity and commodities. He was seconded to Infusive in April 2021 as CFO. Brett was previously CFO for a plantation development and carbon capture company and prior to that CFO for the Financial Services Group and Asset Management Group at Bunge and Climate Change Capital.

Matt Schopfer

Matt Schopfer

Head of Research Team

Matthew is the Head of Research at Infusive and has 12 years of experience as an investment professional. Prior to joining Infusive, Matthew was an Associate at Catterton Partners where he focused on private equity investments in the consumer space. He began his career at Citigroup where he worked as an investment banking analyst covering the consumer industry. He holds an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and a B.B.A from the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan. Matthew joined Infusive in April 2015 as a research analyst.

Pierre-Arnaud

Pierre-Arnaud

Trader

Pierre-Arnaud has 20 years’ experience in financial markets in London. He started working at a US bank as an equity market maker, before transitioning to the Buy side in 2006. First, he worked for a well-established hedge fund($6b AUM), then went onto help set up 3 start-ups (last $500m AUM). Pierre-Arnaud’s primary focus is to work on fund optimization and risk management, as well as trading most asset classes.

Alejandra Alemany

Alejandra Alemany

Chief Operating Officer

Alejandra has over seven years of experience within hedge fund operations. She began her career at Cantab Capital where she grasped the use of proprietary technology and developed a deep understanding of fund operations for a multi-asset, multi-fund, systematic firm in a fast-paced environment. From there, she transitioned as an Operations Manager to Alpstone Capital, a Swiss based rates macro manager, where she gained insight to their more discretionary investment strategy. After ten months at Alpstone, she was promoted to Deputy COO. Alejandra has a BSc degree in Mathematics from the University of Glasgow.

Dora Lisboa

Dora Lisboa

Executive Assistant and Office Manager

Dora has worked as an Executive Assistant/Marketing Associate within the financial industry for the past 13 years, working at firms like Tradeweb and MacKay Shields. Dora joined Infusive in January 2021 where she serves as an Office Manager and Executive Assistant to the C-suite.

Clement Menasce

Clement Menasce

Head of Portfolio Analytics

Clement Menasce is a senior professional with more than 12 years of quantitative risk analysis. Clement joined Infusive in September 2021 as Head of Portfolio Analytics. Prior to joining, Clement worked at Nomura Asset Management as Head of Investment Risk and Performance focusing on equity and absolute return funds. He worked previously as an investment risk manager at both Blackrock Ltd and Legal & General Investment Management. He began his career as a risk consultant at Kinetic Partners where he provided market risk advisory services to a range of funds; and worked as an investment analyst at Stamford Associated Ltd. Clement holds a Masters in Finance from CASS Business and a degree in Statistics and Economics from University College London. Clement is a CFA charter holder and is a member of the CFA UK Society by the CFA institute.

Andrew Efimoff

Andrew Efimoff

Research Analyst

Andrew is an investment professional with a background in equity research. Before joining Infusive, Andrew was an Associate Analyst at a U.S. Bank, where he covered the consumer/retail space. He holds a B.B.A. from the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan.

John Costello

John Costello

Operations Analyst

John holds a master’s in finance from Technological University Dublin and a degree in Accounting and Finance from Maynooth University. After graduating in 2019, John spent two and a half years at HedgeServ as an Operations Analyst before joining Infusive in January of 2022.

Luca Padulli

Board Member & Non-Executive Director

Luca is an investment professional with over three decades of experience. After spending most of his career analyzing consumption patterns and company performance in the Consumer Goods sector, he developed the Consumer Alpha theory and founded Infusive in 2014. Prior to founding Infusive, he was a founding partner of Anima Sgr, at the time Italy's largest independent and most innovative asset manager (eg pioneered web distribution). Luca was also executive chairman of Camomille Associates Ltd, a London based firm specialized in managing low volatility strategies for insurance portfolios and wealthy individuals. Luca has also served as independent Non-Executive Director for a number of companies in a variety of industries and held a number of roles at various international banks. Luca graduated from Bocconi University, Milan and has PhDs in Monetary Economics & History.

Galeazzo Pecori Giraldi

Board Member

Galeazzo started his career at Citibank. He later joined Morgan Stanley IBD in London, where he worked in a number of very Senior roles until 2010. More recently, Galeazzo joined Société Générale in Paris (2010), as the Global Head of Private Investment Banking, responsible for relationships with major holdings and family offices in EMEA.

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