Frank CrittinFrank Crittin

Managing Director - CIO

Frank Crittin has more than eight years of experience in fund management industry with a focus on thematic investments. Before joining Mirante Fund Management, he has managed the IFP Global Environment Fund, a multi-asset thematic fund focusing on the environment, for nearly five years. Before he has managed the Lombard Odier Cleantech fund, an equity fund focusing on clean technologies. Frank Crittin owns a PhD in mathematics from the Swiss Institute of Technology in Lausanne.

Address: Rue Etraz 4, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland

Languages: French, English

Phone: +41 (0)21 808 00 32

Giuseppe MiranteGiuseppe Mirante

Head of Convertibles Bonds – CEO

Before founding Mirante Fund Management SA in 2003, Mr Mirante was head of convertible bonds at Lehman Brothers in Zurich. He started his career as a convertible bond and derivatives specialist at UBS in Geneva after graduating from the University of Lausanne in 1992. In 1996, he joined the convertible bonds department at Morgan Stanley in London.

Address: Rue Etraz 4, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland

Languages: French, English, Italian, Portuguese, German

Phone: +41 (0)21 808 00 91

Alexis DawanceAlexis Dawance

Portfolio Management Team - Head of Equities

Alexis Dawance is Head of Equities and a member of the portfolio management team of MFM Mirante Fund Management S.A. He has been managing the MFM Global Thematic fund since 2014. Before joining MFM Mirante Fund Management S.A. in 2014, he co-founded and managed 2 funds at Global-Cap SA in Zurich. He started his career at Merrill Lynch in 1999 and subsequently worked for Lehman Brothers in Debt Capital Markets in London. In 2002, he moved to Zurich as a Director in the Equity Sales division with a focus on US & Global equities. Alexis graduated from HEC Lausanne with a degree in Finance and Economics. Alexis Dawance speaks regularly on Bloomberg TV and CNBC.

Address: Rue Etraz 4, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland

Languages: German, English, French

Phone: +41 21 808 00 98

Cedric MembrezCedric Membrez

Portfolio Management Team - Quantitative Analyst

Before joining MFM Mirante Fund Management in 2014, Cedric Membrez obtained an MSc in quantitative finance from the University of Vienna. He started his career with an apprenticeship at UBS and also holds the diploma of HEC Lausanne.

Address: Rue Etraz 4, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland

Languages: French, English

Phone: +41 (0)21 808 00 82

Serge FournierSerge Fournier

Portfolio Management Team - Fixed Income Analyst

Serge Fournier has more than ten years of experience in fixed income. Before joining MFM Mirante Fund Management SA in 2017, he has launched and managed the IFP Global Emerging Market Bonds Fund for 7 years. Prior to that, Mr. Fournier has worked as Fixed Income trader for Dexia-Banque Internationale à Luxembourg, where he started its career in 2004. He obtained a Master from the University Lumière Lyon 2 in international finance.

Address: Rue Etraz 4, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland

Languages: French, English

Phone: +41 (0)21 808 00 31

Peter SennPeter Senn

Product Specialist

Before joining MFM Mirante Fund Management in 2017, Peter worked for 23 years in Convertible Bonds Trading/Sales at UBS. He made his first professional experience with Convertible Bonds as a Trader at Yamaichi Bank Switzerland, Zurich (1989-1993). He started his career in 1979 at Gewerbebank Baden (Credit-Suisse Group) and worked as Head of Execution/Trading at Banque Génerale du Luxembourg, Switzerland, Zurich (1984-1989). Peter is a Swiss Certified Banking expert and holds a diploma in Bank Management (NDS FHZ BM).

 

Address: Löwenplatz 43, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland

Languages: German, English, French

Phone: +41 (0)44 251 20 42

Mickael GoncalvesMickael Goncalves

Junior Equity Analyst

Before joining MFM Mirante Fund SA in 2017 as a junior equity analyst, Mickael started his career as an auditor for PwC in Geneva. Mickael obtained a Master’s degree in Accounting, Control and Finance from the HEC Lausanne and GSEM and also holds a Bachelor degree in Economics and Business from the University of Neuchâtel. He is also a chartered alternative investment analyst (CAIA).

Address: Rue Etraz 4, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland

Languages: French, English, Portuguese, Spanish

Phone: +41 (0)21 808 00 97