Mr. Haag joined the firm as COO and CFO in December 2007. He is responsible for the firm’s day-to-day operations and compliance, as well as finance, administration, quantitative analysis and risk management. From 1999 to 2007, Mr. Haag was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at FinLab SA, a software solutions company catering to the asset management industry. There, he was in charge of finance, administration, operations, and product management for the company’s hedge fund software analysis platform. As a hedge fund specialist advising over 130 clients, including some of the top funds and family offices, he was responsible for the specification and design of the platform which included risk management and hedging, portfolio simulation and optimization, database screening, hedge fund accounting and valuation, quantitative and qualitative research, analysis and reporting.
Mr. Haag holds a Master’s degree in Banking and Finance with a specialization in risk management and quantitative analysis from the University of Lausanne and a BA from the University of Neuchâtel with honors, where he won the Henry Grandjean prize for his work on asset pricing model.