Charles Ecalle serves as a member of our Advisory Board. Mr. Ecalle is a seasoned investment and business professional with 20 years of experience. Since July 2021, he has served as Co-founder and Managing Director at Alumia, a platform that helps asset managers raise assets in the international market. He is a serial entrepreneur and investor. Prior to Alumia, he was Head of Absolute Return funds from February 2013 to September 2019 managing liquid multi-asset portfolios and Head of Risk at Tailor AM from October 2019 to January 2021.
Prior to joining Tailor AM, Mr. Ecalle was member of investment committee at Amundi Private Equity Fund and managed several private equity funds. Prior to Amundi Private Equity Fund, Mr. Ecalle was quantitative researcher at Société Générale, leading a team of econometricians from 2004 to 2007. He began his career in 2001 as a fixed income and currency trader for JP Morgan. Mr. Ecalle received a Master’s in Management from NEOMA Business School and an International Master’s in Business Administration from Cox Business School (Southern Methodist University). He also co-founded an independent advisory firm focusing on global macro and special situations opportunities. Due to his significant experience investing in liquid and illiquid assets, financial data and risk management, Mr. Ecalle has successfully advised Ultra High Net Worth clients, family offices, hedge funds and provided strategic advice to asset management groups.