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Théodore Economou
CIO, Multi-Asset at Lombard Odier Asset Management (Switzerland) SA


Théodore is the chief investment officer for multi-asset at Lombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM). He joined in February 2015.

Prior to joining, Théodore was CEO and CIO of the CERN Pension Fund, where he initiated a risk-based approach that came to be known as the CERN Model. Previously, he was assistant treasurer of ITT Corporation, managing pension assets and liabilities worldwide as well as the firm’s capital markets activities from 1996 to 2003. He began his career as a consultant at Accenture’s Financial Services Group in 1987

Théodore chairs the investment committee of the Lombard Odier Pension Fund, is a member of the Investment Advisory Committee of the Virginia Retirement System, and served as secretary of the European Commission’s RESAVER Task Force for the establishment of a pan-European pension fund. He holds a master’s degree from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL), an MBA from Northwestern University’s J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, and is a CFA charterholder.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel discussion: The new investment vehicles for family offices