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Natalia Sigrist
Partner at Unigestion


Natalia Sigrist, Partner Private Equity, leads the “digitalization” of Unigestions’ business, with projects across investment activities. Natalia is a member of the advisory board of several private equity funds. She joined Unigestion in 2017 with the integration of Akina into Unigestion’s private equity unit.

Natalia began her career in 1998 at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Russia as a tax associate where she was advising mainly global IT and telecommunications businesses on their domestic and international tax optimization. Furthermore, she was involved in a number of M&A transactions and operational restructurings of major international corporations post the Russian crisis of 1998.

In 2004, Natalia assumed a Project Manager role at Banca del Gottardo (today absorbed by EFG through a series of M&A) in Switzerland to develop the international expansion strategy in the CEE region and contribute to the internal restructuring process of the bank.

Natalia’s professional experience also includes quantitative research and modelling for FX trading, starting and running a business in the education sector, strategy consulting for start-up firms and non-profit organisations.

Natalia holds an MBA from The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business in Columbus (OH), USA and an MSc in Economics from the International University in Moscow, Russia.

Agenda Sessions

  • Big data: alternative data sources shaking up private equity