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5-8 November 2024
The Grimaldi ForumMonte Carlo, Monaco

Ruud Smets
Chief Investment Officer, Partner at Theta Capital Management


Ruud Smets joined Theta Capital Management in 2005 and is responsible for investments. Ruud has a broad investment background with a specialization in hedge funds and technology and has immersed himself in blockchain technology since the middle of 2017. Before joining Theta, Ruud worked in interest rate derivatives sales and trading at NIBC after starting his career at FundPartners providing hedge fund solutions to institutional investors. Ruud obtained his Master’s degrees in Investment Theory and Information Technology from Tilburg University and La Trobe University in 2001 and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst.

Agenda Sessions

  • Demystifying blockchain technology for investment professionals