Joël Baechler            

Director, Partner, Chairman of the Investment Committee

Asset manager. Former officer of the Banque Cantonale de Fribourg (BCF). Serving private and institutional clients since 1990.

 Dominique Beaud            

Director, Partner

Asset manager. Former Board Member of Crédit Suisse. In banking and wealth management since 1989.

 Patrick Guerry            

Director, Partner

Asset manager. Former Board Member of Crédit Suisse. In banking and wealth management since 1991. 

 Julien Baechler            

Asset manager

Economist graduate of HEC Lausanne, former employee of VZ VermögensZentrum AG in Lausanne. 

The Board of Directors

Jacques Stephan

Chairman of the board

Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sapco SA, a general planning company in the field of construction; company directorships, notably Chairman of the board of Fribourg and Managing Director of Villars Holding.

Pierre Stephan           

Vice-chairman of the board

Chairman and Managing Director of Stephan SA, former Director of Vaudoise Assurances and EOS Holding.

Jacques Bardy
Managing Director, Partner

Lawyer, former member of the Executive Board of Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) in Geneva, independent legal and tax adviser, corporate director.

GIP is a member of the OAR-G, a self-regulating body for asset managers, which sets the rules of ethics and governance for asset management and ensures its correct application as a supervisory body.

GIP is also a member of GSCGI, an independent Swiss management consulting group (GSCGI), which is a professional interest group formed by independent financial intermediaries who specialise in financial advisory services.