Jean-Fran?ois de Clermont-Tonnerre

Posted by Thomas Shaw on July 1st, 2018

Jean-Francois de Clermont-Tonnerre is an accomplished entrepreneur and philanthropist using a 25 years of profitable active investment knowledge. He is the owner of AUM Asset Management, among the largest fund management firms based in Malta. Jean-Francois also advises the board of Storm Mountain Corp and is on a a number of other corporate boards, from insurance coverage and asset management to IT and Tech. Jean-Francois is most passionate in regards to the ‘Fondation Jean-Francois and Marie-Laure De Clermont-Tonnerre’ which he co-founded with his wife to market access to education and culture for young persons from disadvantaged backgrounds. Get far more information about Jean-François de Clermont-Tonnerre

Jean-Francois is really a devoted philanthropist and in 2009 he realised a dream when he and his wife Marie-Laure produced their Belgian based foundation. It was set up to fund educational and artistic scholarships to schools and universities. In specific it offers grants to young people today from building countries to allow them to have into French-speaking larger education establishments with all the aim of permitting them to apply their coaching in their own countries. The Foundation also supports a variety of artistic and cultural projects that further its key target. Jean-Francois is proud to serve as a board member.

Jean-Francois also has an enviable entrepreneurial pedigree in asset management. He acquired his existing enterprise, AUM Asset Management, in 2015. In much less than two years, he has taken the firm from an inactive shell to a USD400m asset manager. The group focuses on total return strategies, blending tangible assets with traditional and option fund management. It has attracted a range of prestigious clients which includes institutions and family offices.

Jean-Francois has founded several innovative monetary corporations. In 2007 He launched Abrax Amaerus, a top-performing merger arbitrage hedge fund with constant top rated quartile returns. In 2010 he co-founded Storm Mountain Corp, a forward considering Canadian actual estate enterprise developing considerable projects in British Colombia. In 2013 he founded 1788 Capital a USD500m Swiss, conviction driven, asset manager and multi family members workplace. He has either served on the board or divested his holdings in all his earlier enterprises to concentrate on AUM Asset Management.

Earlier in his profession Jean-Francois was a vice-president at Banque Sarasin and cie S.A. In Geneva, Basel and London. He was responsible for on-shore and off-shore investment management and for Luxembourg based life insurance solutions. He was also a member of Centralised Asset Management for Banque Edouard Continual (Sandoz family Group). Jean-Francois played a part in implementing investable hedge fund indexes with HFR, Hedge Fund Analysis Chicago. He also acted as consultant for the 2002 sessions in the OECD on Hedge Fund Dangers.

Jean-Francois holds a master’s degree in Banking and Finance in the E.P.F.L (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne in conjunction with HEC Lausanne) and an undergraduate degree from GIIS, (Graduate Institute of International Research), University of Geneva with a specialisation in International Economics. He served as an officer inside the 1er Regiment d’Infanterie de Marine (French Unique Forces) and saw active duty in crises in Central Africa and Yugoslavia.

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