Born in Belgium, Bruno has been living in Ireland for the last 15 years.
Originally from a family involved in Architecture and Construction, he has over 25 years’ experience in family office management, investments, real estate and private equity.
He has worked in leadership positions (including Head of Wealth Management) with JP Morgan, Barclays and BNP Paribas in the US, UK, EU and Monaco.
Bruno spent a considerable amount of time developing family office best practice with like-minded international single (SFO) and multi (MFO) family offices, before setting up Even Keel Family Office.
Born in Sweden, Per started his career in Capital Markets and then worked with several family offices. Beside family office management, alternatives, manager selection, and wealth structuring, Per has specialist expertise in the areas of renewable energy and impact investing.
After spending three years as Chief Investment Officer of a large renewable (solar and biomass) asset management firm, Per moved back to the Family office space and was most recently head of a €1Bn+ Irish/South African Single Family Office.
He has worked in Italy, The Netherlands, Belgium, France, UK, Scandinavia and Monaco, and brings a wealth of experience to Even Keel Family Office, where he is responsible for the on-boarding and delivery of bespoke services to the firm’s Principals and Partners.
A Dutch national, living in Ireland for over 40 years and a true entrepreneur.
Bob set up a unique meat plant in Offaly in 1971. Whilst running the business, he invented, developed and patented boning equipment for the processing industry.
Having sold the meat company to a major group, Bob, alongside an international food machinery manufacturer, installed these boning machines worldwide. For the past 20 years he has been actively and successfully managing his own personal investments.
Michael started his career with the Central Bank of Ireland before moving to the International Monetary Fund for assignments in Egypt, Lithuania and Russia, and the European Union’s Phare Programme in Latvia.
From 1997 to 2006, Michael was President and Chief Executive Officer of Rietumu Bank, specialising in Corporate and Private Banking in Latvia, the Baltics, Russia and the CIS. He then was appointed by the government of Latvia to Parex Bank, where he was Chairman of the Supervisory Board. He was also a Non-Executive Director in both State Street Bank, and Nova Scotia.
John trained as a Chartered Accountant with Mazars in Dublin.
He is the former Head of Finance and Investments at Irelandia, the family office of Ryanair’s founders, where he worked for 10 years. He subsequently worked for another well-known Irish entrepreneur as CFO of XSellco, a leading eCommerce business.
John is now involved in Venture Finance and is establishing a European presence for Scale works, a leading US Venture Equity player based out of San Antonio.
As an expert in Family Office management and with a Venture edge, John is a tremendous asset to Even Keel Family Office.
Doris is a third generation member of an Italian family invested in hotels, hospitality, entertainment and real estate, active in Italy and Romania.
She has previous experience working with Allianz Global Investors and PIMCO, in both risk management and fixed income. She subsequently worked for seven years for a restructuring advisory firm appointed by multiple Italian banks. In that role, she was referred to multiple family hotel businesses in Italy, to help with their turnaround, following crises often originating in succession matters, litigation or liquidity issues.
Beside her family interests, Doris now advises families and family offices in London, and Even Keel Family Office exclusively in Ireland, in relation to governance and succession planning matters.
Gregory Saichin, Special Projects
Gregory is a global investor with thirty years experience in Global Emerging Markets and Global Credit, developed in commercial lending, capital markets and asset management.
After beginning his career as a corporate finance and lending officer at Citibank in Mexico in the late 80’s, Gregory moved to London in the early 90’s to work in EM FI Capital markets at Chemical Bank and Deutsche Bank. In the year 2000 he moved to asset management, spending the following eighteen years successfully developing two EMD and Credit franchises at Pioneer Investment Management and Allianz Global Investors, where he raised substantial AUM’s for both entities.
He is recognised as an asset class opinion maker and active influencer. He has won several awards with Morningstar and Lipper for best fund of the year in Emerging Markets Bond Fund, and best European High Yield Fund.