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About
Andrea Ruggeri

Andrea Ruggeri

CEO & Board Member

Andrea Ruggeri spent most of his professional life at Goldman Sachs in London, for a total of more than 20 years. While at Goldman Sachs, Andrea covered a number of roles: in Equity Research he specialised in Luxury Goods and Small Caps; in Private Wealth Management he specialized in large European single family offices multi asset class coverage; finally in Prime Services he was in charge of developing the nascent alternative UCITS space. From a regional perspective, Andrea was in charge of capital raising out of Italy, Spain, Germany/Austria and of Pan Europe for Asian managers. Before moving to London from Milan in 1989, Andrea graduated at Bocconi University, Milan (specilaization - Finance). Andrea joined Infusive in September 2017.

Conrad Levy

Conrad Levy

Global COO

Conrad Levy serves in his current role as Group COO of Infusive Asset Management Inc. In this role he is also a Trustee of the Infusive US Trust and its associated ETF. Conrad is registered with CIMA as a Professional Director and sits on the board of two Cayman funds. Prior to Infusive he was the Global COO of Brummer & Partners (a European Multi-Manager platform). Conrad has a Law degree from Cambridge, became a Chartered Accountant whilst working at KPMG and has decades of practical commercial and compliance experience ranging across the finance, property and media sectors. Conrad brings over 15 years of dedicated experience in the lternative investment industry. Until 2018 he was a member of AIMA's Alternative Investment Research Committee and has contributed to numerous AIMA publications over the years.

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.

Eric Cheng

Eric Cheng

Head of Investment Team

Eric is an investment professional with over 20 years of asset and multi asset class management experience. Prior to joining Infusive, he worked for 17 years as CIO at Findim Group, a Swiss based multi-billion-dollar single family office focused on consumer goods, telecommunications and technology. He began his career in equity research at Legg Mason and Credit Lyonnais, covering Consumer and Energy companies. He holds an MBA from Fordham University and an undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Michigan.

Jacques Jenny

Jacques Jenny

Head of Portfolio Construction & Execution

Jacques is an investment professional with 14 years of corporate advisory and asset management experience. Prior to joining Infusive, Jacques was a Client Portfolio Specialist at Bridgewater Associates where he focused on portfolio construction and implementation strategies. He began his career at Goldman Sachs where he provided corporate finance and strategic advisory services to a range of consumer clients globally. He holds a degree in economics from Middlebury College. Jacques joined Infusive in June 2014.

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.

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.

Alvin Huang

Alvin Huang

Research Analyst

Alvin has 5 years experience of security analysis in the investing industry. He joined infusive in 2018 as an investment research analyst responsible for a broad coverage across Internet (international), Beauty, Luxury, and Alcohol. He is also an expert for Asia-related investments in the team. Prior to Infusive, Alvin worked at Pinnacle Associates, a New York based fund managing multiple strategies. Alvin received his Master degree in Finance at Fordham Gabelli School of Business (New York) and Bachelor degree in Journalism at Sun Yassin university (China).

Alex Maroccia

Alex Maroccia

Research Analyst

Alex has six years of experience in the financial services industry, starting his career at KPMG in Transaction Services and most recently covering consumer stocks as an Equity Research Analyst at Berenberg Capital Markets. Alex joined Infusive in June 2021 as a Research Analyst.

Lucia Cartiglia

Lucia Cartiglia

Junior Analyst

Lucia joined Infusive in 2019 after graduating from Universita Bocconi with a BSc in Economics and Finance.

Greg Ewoldt

Greg Ewoldt

Head of Operations

Greg has 15 years of experience in the financial industry primarily within accounting and operations. He joined Infusive in May 2020 as the Head of Operations. Prior to Infusive, Greg worked as the assistant controller at Highline Capital, a New York based long/short equity hedge fund. Greg holds a B.S. in economics from Trinity College.

Nik Schrobenhauser

Nik Schrobenhauser

Senior Director of Business Development USA & Latin America

Nik Schrobenhauser has 15 years of financial industry experience, working in senior leadership positions at firms like Och-Ziff Capital Management and Marshall Wace, where he led efforts to launch and scale new business lines across Latin America and The USA. Nik began his career in management consulting and spent time as an equities trader before moving into business development. He joined Infusive in 2019 as Senior Director of Business Development where he leads efforts in The Americas.

Caroline Rausch

Caroline Rausch

Director of Business Development EMEA and Asia

Caroline Rausch has 5 years of experience in the financial industry primarily within investor relations and marketing. She has joined Infusive in November 2018 as a Director of Business Development for EMEA & Asia. Prior to Infusive, Caroline worked at Quadra Capital, a London based Investment boutique managing a Global Equity Long/Short Strategy (UCITS). Caroline a CFA charter holder and is a member of the CFA UK Society by the CFA institute.

Lauren Singers

Lauren Singers

Executive Assistant and Office Manager

Lauren has worked as an Executive Assistant within the financial industry for the past 11 years. Starting her career at Deutsche Bank and then moving onto Goldman Sachs International all before joining Infusive. Lauren joined Infusive in December 2017 where she serves as an Office Manager and an Executive Assistant, at C-Suite Level.

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 12 years, working at firms like Tradeweb and MacKay Shields. Dora joined Infusive in February 2021 where she serves as an Office Manager and Executive Assistant to the COO, in the NY office.

Matthew Pullman

Matthew Pullman

Operations Analyst

Matthew joined Infusive in September 2021 as an Operations Analyst, having spent two years at ICBC Standard Bank specializing in Operational Risk and Control; Fixed Income, Currency, Equity and Commodities Collateral Management; Operations Technology and Business Change. Prior to this, Matthew had roles at Global Investment Strategy Ltd as a Business Development Associate, and Green Street Advisors LLC independent equity research house in Sales. He graduated in 2019 with a degree in Economics and Government from the London School of Economics and holds the Investment Operations Certificate (IOC), along with a Distinction in the Level 3 Investment Operations Apprenticeship Technician program.

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.

Philip Haretos

Board Member

Philip has served as a senior executive for over 15 years. His wide-ranging experience as a corporate director in both executive and non-executive member appointments have included posts in asset management firms, real estate enterprises, oil and gas exploration ventures and agricultural trading businesses, which he has performed for a number of companies globally.

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.

Adam Lippman

Advisor

Adam has more than 16 years of professional investment experience across multiple sectors and markets globally, 11 of which have been alongside Luca. Adam was the Portfolio Manager at Infusive and after leaving at the end of June 2018 remained a Senior Advisor to the firm. Prior to joining Infusive in 2014 he was a Senior Trader in New York for Camomille International, with a focus on the consumer sector. Additionally, Adam has worked as a Trader and Hedging Strategist with Persistency Capital and as an Equity Trader at Pershing LLC. Adam holds a degree in Finance from Indiana University's Kelley School of Business.