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Geneva, 3 March 2017 Sartus Capital, a global investment office based in Geneva, announces today the hire of Steve Sénèque as its new Chief Investment Officer as part of its ongoing strategic development phase and to serve its growing client base. Steve Sénèque, former Investment Director at Octogone Gestion SA, commented: «I am delighted to take part in this building phase of the company and to bring to Sartus Capital my expertise in matters of investments and my knowledge of the markets.» The new CIO will head a team of three investment specialists with a strong local expertise and will report directly to the CEO, Felipe de Almeida e Silva. Steve Sénèque’s team has investment capabilities in key areas such as: fund research, alternatives, equities, fixed income, cross assets, etc. and is likely to add new skills as it further […]
The 9th edition of the Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy will take place on the 20 and 21st of February. Summit widely acclaimed in the international human rights community, to highlight urgent human rights situations that require global attention. This year, the Geneva Summit will receive 17 important human rights defenders, among them, heroes like Can Dündar, former editor-in-chief of Cumhuriyet newspaper, arrested after pinpointing a relation between the Turkish National Intelligence and the Islamists in Syria, or Miram Dah Abeid, face of the anti-slavery movement in Mauritania. Several round tables will debate on various topics such as fighting oppression, defending human rights, the fight for freedom and democracy, or the voices for the voiceless. Voxia communication is happy to take care, this year again, of the Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy’s press relations.
Andrea Atrib, a seasoned specialist in Latam markets joins Sartus Capital from J. P. Morgan. With this hire, Sartus Capital bolsters its expansion in Switzerland. Andrea joins Sartus as a Managing Director. Felipe de Almeida e Silva, CEO of Sartus Capital commented: «We are delighted to welcome Andrea and her team to Sartus Capital. Her senior expertise and our dynamism, flexibility and solidity enable us to offer our clients outstanding quality of service, thanks to our extensive international network.» This recruitment aims to further deepen a strong Brazilian client base. It precedes upcoming hires which will enable Sartus Capital to develop its Latin American clientele, as well as its broader international and Swiss client base. Felipe de Almeida e Silva, CEO of Sartus Capital added: «As a Swiss company with a global reach, we want to continue our […]
9 February 2017 - Voxia agency
Created in 2014, Rapilium is a collective that brings together more than 60 artists from all over Switzerland engaged in the fight against cancer. It is the result of two years of work and it is 100% non-profit. The compilation Rapilium launched at the end of 2016 comprises 20 original rap/pop tracks, sung in French, Italian, English and Swiss German. Voxia communication supports the project by taking care of the communication and the promotion of the album, of which the entire sale proceeds are donated to the cantonal Swiss cancer league. More information on www.rapilium.com
January 26, 2017 – Selected as Technology Pioneer in 2008 by the World Economic Forum, Anecova is reinforcing its Board of Directors by appointing Prof. Simon Fishel to its Board. Martin Velasco, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Anecova, said “we are delighted to count Prof. Simon Fishel in our Board of Directors. As a recognized pioneer in embryology and the IVF field, he brings a unique expertise, both in the clinical treatment of infertile patients, and on the research and innovation side, especially in relation to fertilisation and early embryo development aspects, which are instrumental to capture the full potential of Anecova natural procedures. Prof. Simon Fishel brings also his experience during the outstanding development of CARE Fertility Group, the clinic he founded.” “I am delighted to join the Anecova Board, a technology pioneering company that, in the […]