Stephan Lods


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.