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Christoph Gort, PhD


SIGLO Capital Advisors

Dr. Christoph Gort is a founding partner of SIGLO, a Zurich based investment advisor covering alternative asset classes and strategies such as ILS, alternative credit and private debt as well as hedge funds. Today SIGLO advises several institutional investors such as pension funds, insurance companies, and family offices. Christoph started his career at the City of Zurich Pension Fund in 2003. As a member of the investment team he oversaw the investments in hedge funds, commodities, active equities and the currency overlay program. In 2008 he joined Harcourt Investment Consulting AG as a Fund of Hedge Funds Analyst and became Head of Fund of Hedge Funds Research in 2010. In that role Christoph advised Swiss pension funds as well as private banks on fund of hedge funds investments. Christoph holds an MBA in economics from the University of Berne and a PhD from the University of Zurich, specialising in Behavorial Finance. He published academic papers as well as articles and presentations on overconfidence, pension funds, alternative investments and active management.