Chairman of the Board
Fritz has a long standing track record in Equities both on the investment and the advisory side. Focusing on the markets of Emerging Europe since their inception more than two decades ago, Fritz is one of the most renowned professionals in this area. In over 200 transactions during these 20 years, Fritz has built a wide network of corporate and institutional relationships. Fritz is a founding partner and main entrepreneur of the Investment Boutique Q-Advisers and advises various funds, trusts and high net-worth individuals on their investment strategies. Fritz is also a non-executive board member of a number of outstanding companies.
Deputy Chairman of the Board and Chief Financial Officer
On the board of directors since company incorporation and management board member since 2005. F&A responsible for the company and across the QINO group. Chartered financial accountant (Switzerland) with extensive experience in various accounting and auditing enterprises.
With over 15 years of emerging markets trading experience, Michel currently runs Armajaro Emerging Markets Fund. Michel brings a vast amount of know-how to Q Capital. Prior to joining Armajaro, Michel was hired by Lehman Brothers International (Europe) in London to build and head up the Emerging Markets equities team. The team managed the bank’s equity derivatives and cash portfolio, mainly in Russia, Greece, South Africa, Israel, Middle East, Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary and Turkey. Under his leadership, Lehman emerged with a strong presence in emerging markets. Prior to Lehman Brothers, Michel was Head of the London Office and Head of EMEA Equity Trading at CA-IB International Markets Ltd where he was responsible for pricing and structuring EMEA equity derivative products. In addition Michel successfully managed and traded the firm’s proprietary book. Michel has successfully navigated the turbulent trading environment in emerging markets since 1994 during which time, he established a comprehensive network of relationships throughout the region. He has demonstrated a strong trading background and has a tangible track record of positive returns.
is founding Partner of BILL ISENEGGER ACKERMANN AG, an internationally oriented and versatile medium-size law firm based in Zurich. Its special strength is commercial law and it advises clients from Switzerland and abroad. His Preferred areas of practice are Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Contract Law, Arbitration, Intellectual Property Law, Aviation Law and Technology Transfer. Urs holds an LL.B from the University of Basle (1980) and a Dr. iur. («Copyright Issues Concerning Retransmission of Broadcast Programs») (1983).
He was admitted to the BAR in 1985, Notary Exam of the Canton of Solothurn. From 1988 to 1989 he was foreign Associate with the law firm Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, Washington DC, New York, Los Angeles. Urs is member of the Swiss Bar Association, Zurich Bar Association, International Bar Association, AIPPI, LES Licensing Executives Society, Associazione Internazionale Giuristi di Lingua Italiana. Urs is a Swiss citizen and speaks German, English, Italian, French and Spanish.