Investment Team

Fabrice Vecchioli

Co-Founder - CIO

Fabrice is Co-Founder CIO of Parus Finance. Prior to Parus, Fabrice worked 10 years managing mostly fixed income funds for Notz-Stucki/Comgest and Finacor. Fabrice previously worked as a proprietary trader on fixed income derivatives. Fabrice has a BS/MS from Ecole Polytechnique (France) and is a Certified Actuary. 


Edouard Vecchioli

Co-Founder - Portfolio Manager

Edouard is Co-Founder and Portfolio Manager of Parus Finance. Prior to Parus, Edouard worked at Banque Paribas as a proprietary trader on emerging markets and as an FX trader at Banque CA Indosuez. Edouard has a Master in Financial Markets and a Master in Business Administration and Management from the University of Paris-Dauphine.

  

Philippe Carrance

Portfolio Manager

Philippe has been a Portfolio Manager at Parus since 2005. Prior to Parus, Philippe held various equity sell side roles with Kepler and Consors, was a financial analyst for Drexel Burnham/Elig and worked on fixed income derivatives for Banque Louis Dreyfus. Philippe has a Master from HEC and is certified from the SFAF (French CFA).

 

Marc Chatin

Portfolio Manager

Marc has been a Portfolio Manager at Parus since 2012 and has been working in long/short equity investing since 2005. Prior to Parus, Marc worked at several bn+ funds including Edoma ($2.5bn peak AUM) and Gandhara ($3.5bn peak AUM) either as a generalist or as a Portfolio Manager focusing on technology, media and telecom sectors. Previously Marc worked for Cisco in corporate business development and in M&A for Rothschild. Marc has an MBA from the Wharton School of Economics and a BA from ESSEC.


Louis Wheeler

Analyst

Louis has been with Parus since 2013 and currently work as an Analyst in the Investment team. Louis graduated with a Bsc in Economics from the University of Bath.

 

Operations Team

Florence Gargaud

Head of Operations & Risk Officer

Florence Gargaud has been Head of Operations and Risk Officer at Parus since 2009. From 2006 to 2009 Florence was a Prime Brokerage Client Service Representative at Morgan Stanley having previously worked with Morgan Stanley as a Middle Officer. Before joining Morgan Stanley, Florence worked as a Fund Manager Assistant for ING Ferri BBL. Florence graduated with a BA from Insee Bordeaux and MA in ESC Tours.

 

Jennie Grady

Chief Financial Officer & Compliance Officer

Jennie joined Parus in 2013 and has been working for investment management companies for 18 years. Her experience covers financial, tax and legal matters. Jennie was CFO at Peloton Partners LLP ($2.7bn peak assets) and previously, was the Financial Controller at Soros in London. Jennie holds a BA Hons from Westminster University in Business Studies and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

 

Charles Verny

Financial Controller

Charles Verny is currently Financial Controller and has been with the company since 2001 holding various support functions involving operations, support, and compliance. Prior to Parus, Charles spent several years working at Upep Self Storage in Paris. 


  

Caroline de Courreges

Investor Relations

Caroline de Courreges joined the Parus team in 2014. Previously, Caroline worked in investor relations and marketing at Ecofin Limited. Prior to this, she worked for various fund of hedge funds and consultants, allocating to hedge funds. Caroline holds a B.S. in International Economics from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service.

 

Daphné Parayre

Investor Relations/Operations

Daphné joined Parus in 2015 and currently works in Investor Relations and Operations. Daphne studied a Bachelor of Business Administration at IESEG School of Management in Paris.