Philippe is an international banker with deep knowledge of China, and a career spanning from Geneva and New York to Hong Kong, where he has lived since 1989. He is a Managing Partner at AlfaSec Advisors, a management consulting and advisory firm, and founder of Duotem Capital Limited. Philippe received a “Lifetime Achievement Award” from Global Custodian in 2011 in recognition of his contributions to the securities industry. Prior to joining AlfaSec Philippe was a Member of the Executive Board of Clearstream Banking. During his tenure with Clearstream, Philippe collaborated with Asian central banks and regulators to improve the efficiency of regional clearing systems. Philippe holds a Masters degree in Finance from the University of Grenoble, France and is a graduate of the Executive Development Program at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
Philippe is co-author of “Israel and China: From Silk Road To Innovation Highway” and the Chief Executive Officer of Duotem Capital Limited. He discussed the booming economic relationship between Israel and China, and more specifically, why China is about to become the largest investor in Israel.