Tom Furrer, Chairman and Founder of Infonic AG, has over 25 years of experience consulting for international firms in technology and finance. Under his leadership, Infonic’s main product suite, HedgeSphere, grew into the world’s premier software solution for investing and managing investments in alternatives.
Mr. Furrer concentrates on the firm’s strategic development as well as key client relationships, continuing to work closely with alternative investment managers, administrators, private banks and global investment banks, including industry heavyweights Blackstone, HSBC, Man Investments and Citco Fund Services.
Earlier consulting work included providing information technology services to Credit Suisse, UBS, Julius Baer, Axa Insurance and SwissRe, specializing in business analysis, software design and information engineering.
Mr. Furrer holds a Masters in Computer Science from ETHZ, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, and has received additional post graduate education at Harvard Business School in Boston, MA.