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We believe that attractive, consistent, and repeatable investment results cannot be achieved by an individual. Collaboration and collective decision making are thus at the heart of our firm, and are facilitated and optimized by our proprietary software platform.
Dr. Anselm Ivanovas
Dr. Anselm Ivanovas

Dr. Anselm Ivanovas joined 2Xideas as Chief Technology Officer and Chief Risk Officer in March 2017. He became a Partner of the firm in March 2019 and passed over the CTO role to Philipp Wesner in February 2021. Previously, Anselm worked in the investment office of Raiffeisen Schweiz and Kraus Partner Investment Solutions, a Zurich-based specialist in quantitative financial market research and global tactical asset allocation. During his studies, Anselm worked part-time for a Switzerland-based multi-family office.

Anselm holds a PhD in Economics and Finance, an MA in Banking and Finance, and a BA in Business Administration from the University of St. Gallen.

Elmar Meyer
Risk & Compliance
Elmar Meyer

Elmar Meyer is the founder and CEO of Lexpert Partners AG, which acts as 2Xideas’ outsourced Risk & Compliance Office. Elmar's specialties include advising Swiss and foreign banks, asset managers, and family offices in all legal and regulatory areas. Prior to founding Lexpert Partners, Elmar was a founding partner of GHM Partners, a legal and tax advisory firm in Zug. Previously, he headed the legal and compliance department of Bank Julius Baer in Dubai, and served on the board of Julius Baer in Cairo. Elmar is also a board member of a number of major asset management companies in Switzerland.

Elmar is a Swiss attorney and holds a Master’s in Law from the University of Fribourg, and an LL.M. from the University of Stockholm.