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Our Team



Jean-Baptiste Oudot, CFA
Jean-Baptiste Oudot, CFA

Jean-Baptiste is fund manager for the C-QUADRAT Euro Investments and Asian Bond Opportunities funds. Jean-Baptiste joined the firm in 2009 after receiving a Specialized Master degree in Finance from ESCP Europe in Paris and a MSc in Management from IESEG in Lille. Following early experiences as fixed income and convertible analyst, Jean-Baptiste now manages global fixed income/credit portfolios.


Roberto Giacalone, Ph.D.
Roberto Giacalone, Ph.D.

Roberto joined C-QUADRAT London in 2013 from Taconic Capital Advisors, one of the most prestigious US based Hedge Funds where he was responsible for macro trades, portfolio hedges and world-wide systematic risk containment. Roberto has a PhD in Economics two master degrees in Economics and Finance.


Federico Sassoli
Federico Sassoli

Federico has joined C-QUADRAT in December 2017 where he is part of the Risk Team, responsible for monitoring portfolios’ major risk factors, implementing risk measures and control methodologies. Prior to joining C-QUADRAT Federico was working as an Investment Analyst/Junior Portfolio Manager at JCI Capital LTD. He holds a MSc in Economics and Strategy for Business from Imperial College Business School.


Support Functions



Alexander Smith
Alexander Smith

Alexander is responsible for the finance function of the CQ UK Group of companies and joined C-QUADRAT in 2011. Alexander started his career within the investment management audit department at Ernst & Young LLP, were he qualified as a Chartered Accountant with ICAS. Alexander graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Psychology from the University of St. Andrews in 2005.


Manuel Piardon
Manuel Piardon

Manuel joined C-QUADRAT in October 2016 as a Middle Office Associate. Prior, he worked for 6 years on global futures and options at GFI Securities Ltd, in Paris and Hong Kong, after doing a master in finance at ISEG Business school, Paris. He also worked as an intern in Asset Management in Vienna. Manuel also passed the CFA level 1


Anna Mamone
Anna Mamone

Anna joined C-QUADRAT in November 2005 as PA and Office Manager. After obtaining the Diploma in Tourism Studies in Palermo, Anna worked as Legal Secretary/PA for a Law Firm based in Palermo for 15 years. In July 2000 she moved to London and from 2001 to 2005, she held a role as Senior Client Administrator at an International Tax Planning Company.