Stephan Lods

Chairman

Stephan Lods is the chairman of Analytical Research and has over 35 years of experience in finance and 20 years in hedge funds and alternative assets. Stephan was a co-founder of Eurogestion & Partners S.A. (EG). Under his leadership and guidance, the firm grew to over $1.5 billion in assets under management (advisory). He is a pioneer in hedge fund of funds investing and consultancy. Prior to founding EG, he consulted for a European family and established a family office in Geneva, which he managed while investing mainly in alternative assets and third-party managers. Stephan has served on various investment boards providing advice to Swiss private banks and their Luxembourg SICAV alternative investments. Since 2003, he has sat as a judge for IPE’s (Investment & Pensions Europe) Hedge Fund section and is an appointed member of the Executive Committee of the Convention of Independent Financial Advisors (CIFA) and a CIFA permanent representative to the United Nations. Stephan attended the Technicum Institute of Geneva majoring in Architecture.