According to Marco Bartolucci, ISP’s CEO, “Mr. Brunschwiler’s hiring comes as part of an international expansion including the new office in Hong Kong and later this year in Dubai”.
Alain, who has a broad experience in dealing with institutional clients, will join ISP’s team of experienced Credit & Rates Sales Traders with desk coverage for Zurich, Geneva and Tel Aviv. ISP manages trading and settlement relationships with an extensive network of more than 350 open counterparties and trades over USD 1bn cash bonds per month.Alain Brunschwiler started his financial career at UBS in Equity Sales & Trading on the Zürich Stock Exchange in 1984. He has afterwards spent several years at Nomura Bank, Crédit Lyonnais Securities and Bank Vontobel.
Alain held the position of Head of European Convertible Bonds & Equities-Linked at Jefferies International Ltd. for 15 years and developed the Zürich branch as Head of Brokerage followed by seven years at Bridport & Co as a Fixed Income Specialist.
Alain graduated from the Executive Education Program at the Stanford School of Business University and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Charterholder.
ISP Group continues its expansion strategy by hiring Alain Brunschwiler, a top banker from Bridport & Co, to be its Senior Fixed Income Advisor.