In addition to his role as Chief Investment Officer, he is the Chief Executive Officer as well as a Founding Partner of GAM Investment Management Lugano SA (formerly Arkos Capital SA). He joined GAM following its acquisition of the equity hedge specialist in July 2012. Prior to establishing Arkos in January 2007, he launched and co-managed the current GAM Star (Lux) and offshore fund offering at Banca Arner in Lugano. Before this, he was an assistant director and portfolio manager within the European investment team at Martin Currie Investment Management Limited in Edinburgh. Gianmarco Mondani holds an MA in Investment Analysis from Stirling University, United Kingdom, and a BA (cum laude) in Economics and Business Studies from Genoa University, Italy. He is based in Lugano, Switzerland.
15 November 2018Differentiation is back!
With capital markets seemingly dominated by geopolitical noise in 2018, GAM Investments’ Gianmarco Mondani highlights the potential of a low-volatility approach to equity investing to extract alpha against this testing backdrop.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017A Sustainable Approach to Generating Returns
Gianmarco Mondani, CIO of the non-directional equity team in Lugano, explains the academic background behind his strategy, which employs a fundamental, earnings revision-based approach, incorporating both valuation and momentum metrics, and aims to deliver favourable outcomes in the majority of calendar years.
Friday, April 21, 2017The Remote But Real Risk in European Equity Markets
Political risk is very much back on the agenda and even seemingly remote out comes cannot be discounted. While Gianmarco Mondani, Roberto Cantaluppi and Paolo Longinotti are wary of potential turbulence, they are also optimistic about the return to the market of differentiation at the stock level.
Tuesday, January 10, 20172017 Outlook – Contrarian Trades
A number of major political and economic events shaped financial markets in 2016, forcing investors to navigate a landscape of heightened volatility. But with uncertainty likely to continue through 2017, GAM’s investment managers have identified some unique investment opportunities that go against the grain.
Monday, December 19, 20162017 Outlook – The Investment Themes to Watch
2016 was a year of erratic markets and geopolitical shocks that sent fundamentals into the shadows. Bourses moved on speculation and surprise, challenging market participants. GAM’s investment experts put forward their key themes for the year ahead.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016Can Negative be Positive
We live in a period of low growth and low yields. How can investors generate returns in this environment? Gianmarco Mondani, CIO of the non-directional equity team in Lugano, explains what he does to navigate the turbulent waters of the financial markets.
Wednesday, January 06, 2016Hidden Market Indicators
GAM’s investment professionals reveal some of the hidden indicators they’re watching to be ahead of the curve.
Friday, December 11, 2015GAM 2016 Outlook – 5 Underdog Stocks to Watch
GAM Outlook for 2016.