Adrien Pichoud appointed chief economist at Syz Asset Management

Adrien PichoudSyz Asset Management, the asset management division of the Swiss bank Syz Group, has promoted Adrien Pichoud to the role of chief economist.

Under the direction of Fabrizio Quirighetti, chief investment officer of Syz Asset Management, Pichoud also assumes the role of co-manager of funds investing in European fixed income and US dollar bonds.

Pichoud joined the Syz Group, which has €28 billion assets under management, in 2010 as an economist and is a member of the strategy committee, which defines the group’s investment policy.

He is also a member of the management team of the Oyster Multi-Asset Absolute Return EUR and Oyster Absolute Return GBP funds as well as other multi-asset funds and institutional mandates in absolute return strategies.

Prior to his work at Syz, Pichoud spent seven years as an economist with financial services firm Global Equities in Paris.

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