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A Disruptive Active Asset Management Firm

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Philosophy

Philosophy

THE PILLARS OF TRAJECTOIRE PHILOSOPHY

  • > HIGH CONVICTION INVESTING
  • > AN ALLOCATION PROCESS DISRUPTING TRADITIONAL MODELS
  • > TRANSPARENCY AND COST CONTROL
  • > STRONG BELIEFS IN BIG DATA, DATA MINING AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
  • > AN ACCESS TO AN EXCEPTIONAL INVESTMENT NETWORK
  • > AN INVESTMENT PROCESS MATCHING INSTITUTIONAL STANDARDS

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Strategies

Strategies

TRAJECTOIRE CAPITAL INVESTS IN PROJECTS THAT WILL SHAPE AND FUEL THE NEW ACTIVE ASSET MANAGEMENT INDUSTRY.

1. Managing dynamic risk-based cross-asset portfolios
2. Partnership with a Boston based investment firm, pioneer in Big Data and Data Mining technologies
3. Through our extensive network, sourcing and investing best ideas from talented fund managers
4. Innovative and efficient equity hedging solution

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team

TEAM & MANAGEMENT

ARIE ASSAYAG

Founder, Global CEO and co-CIO

LAURENT CHEVALLIER

CEO of Geneva office and co-CIO

Arié Assayag is the Global CEO and co-CIO of Trajectoire Capital Group. Before founding the company in 2015, he was the CEO of UBP Alternative Investments based in Geneva, Switzerland (from 2012 to 2015), where he ran $10+bn of assets in funds of hedge funds and thematic funds (real estate, loans, insurance linked securities) in various formats. In 2009, he founded Nexar Capital Group (Paris/NYC) backed by the US Private Equity firm Acquiline. He grew the business to $3bn through both acquisitions (Allianz Alternative Investment & Ermitage) and organic growth before successfully selling the firm to UBP in 2012.
From 1999 to 2009, Mr. Assayag was CEO of the Hedge Funds Unit at Société Générale AM (Paris) where he launched and grew the business to $12.4bn assets (more than $8bn in FoHF) and was awarded “Best Alternative Institutional House” by InvestHedge in 2005.
From 1994 à 1999, he was a founding partner and Head of FX Derivatives at Commerzbank Financial Products, helping the bank become one of the global FX derivatives leaders. From 1985 to 1993, Arié worked for Société Générale where he launched and successfully developed several FX derivatives businesses (Tokyo & Chicago).
Arié Assayag graduated from French top engineering school Ecole Centrale de Paris (ECP).

Laurent Chevallier joined Trajectoire Capital Group in October 2018 as CEO of the Geneva office and co-CIO. Before joining the company, he restructured the Luxembourg SICAV offering of a Private Bank in Geneva. He also intervened as a consultant for Aon to advise them on alternative risk premia. From 2015 to 2017, he was Managing Director at LumX Asset Management responsible for managing their Alternative Risk Premia Fund. From 2011 to end of 2014, Mr. Chevallier was Portfolio Manager of the Vasken Macro Fund, a fund he launched carrying a strong tail risk protection bias. From 2005 to 2008, he successively served as CIO/Head of Hedge Fund Investments & Manager Selection at Unigestion, a well-established Swiss Institutional Asset Manager. Before that, he was Co-Chief Investment Officer at Bucephale Investment Management, a boutique investment manager, also in Geneva. In 2001, Mr. Chevallier co-founded Quest Partners LLC in New York, a systematic shop, where he was Managing Partner. Mr. Chevallier started his career trading a neural network on S&P 500 futures in 1998 for Weston Capital Management, a $1 billion plus alternative boutique where he then became Director of Research and Asset Allocation. Mr. Chevallier is a CFA Charter Holder and holds an MBA from Thunderbird business school. He is currently a PhD candidate at the Global Studies Institute of Université de Genève.

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Careers

Careers

Trajectoire offers a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment for exceptional candidates who aspire to excel.

Our employees enjoy the opportunity of exciting challenges and rewarding career paths within a culture shaped by energy, commitment, innovation, drive and integrity. Trajectoire fosters teamwork and hires employees with outstanding, diverse and supplementary skills, encouraging synergies based on different perspectives, expertise and background and maximizing creativity, excellence and differentiation. It does not allow any form of discrimination while ensuring that equal opportunities are provided to everyone, irrespective of ethnicities, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age or disability.


If you wish to contact Trajectoire to enquire about career opportunities, please contact us with details of the nature of the role you are seeking. We are looking forward to hearing from you.

 

careers@trajectoirecap.com



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contact

Contact us

TRAJECTOIRE CAPITAL GROUP SA
78 Rue du Rhône 1204 Geneva - Switzerland

TEL: +41 22 716 01 10
Investor Relations: investors@trajectoirecap.com
General Enquiries: info@ trajectoirecap.com

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TRAJECTOIRE CAPITAL HOLDING
590 Madison Avenue - 9th Floor, Suite B2
New York, NY 10022

TEL: +1 305 347-5118
Investor Relations: investors@trajectoirecap.com
General Enquiries: info@trajectoirecap.com

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