As of April 1, 2018 René Bernhard will be joining VERAISON Capital as a new member of the management team (CFO / COO). He will be replacing Michael Otte, who has decided to leave VERAISON Capital. Michael Otte also withdrew from the Board of the VERAISON SICAV. VERAISON would like to thank Michael Otte for his contribution and wishes him all the best.
René joins VERAISON Capital from Deloitte where he acted as senior manager in the corporate finance advisory team. René is a CFA charterholder and has extensive experience in corporate finance and capital markets, having worked in the last 10 years for Deloitte, Alantra/Swiss Capital and Hitz & Partner. In this function René was responsible for strategic transactions for listed and private companies, domiciled in Switzerland and abroad. René attended the University of Zurich and the Fudan University in Shanghai and holds a master degree in corporate finance. VERAISON Capital is very pleased to welcome René and is convinced that his experience will ideally complement the leadership team.
The appointment of René is subject to the approval by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA).