Investment Circle connects like-minded investors with carefully curated assets

Swiss-based privately-held investment and advisory firm. Drawing on a wide pan-European network of Family Offices and Institutional Clients, we share investment opportunities in special situations, preferred themes and engage selectively in capital raising. 

Transparency, conviction, alignment

Investment Circle where people meet, exchange and cross-fertilize.
Shifting the industry into a different, more collaborative approach to investing

Network

Deep relationships built over decades with both the sell and the buy side. Capital allocators typically come from French and German speaking Europe with strives into the UK. We solely interact with qualified or professional investors.

Opportunities

Special Situations are the core of our business. Focusing on Direct Investments and helping asset managers grow their business. Private Equity, Credit, Real Estate, Asset and Wealth Management structuring are our strengths.

Team

Two Managing Partners with a combined half century of relevant experience and a broad, pan-European network. A panel of Strategic Advisers and Experts, extending the reach, complementing the know-how and enhancing the deal-flow.

The Partners

William Bowdler-Raynar

“Do things that matter”
After more than 25 years in the Investment Bank, Asset and Wealth Management businesses, I co-founded Investment Circle. Specialties include: Interest rates, credit, foodtech & agtech, wealth management, asset valuation, public speaking.

Alexandre de Vaivre

“A passion for alternative investments”
25 years of experience in Capital Markets, Private Equity and Real Estate. Partner at Neuerburg Group, a Swiss private company, advising members of a German family on Alternative Investments.

Strategic Board Members

Kira Fominova

Kira Fominova
Private Debt, Moscow

Sanjay Gupta

Sanjay Gupta
Private Equity, New-York

Jean-Marc Piques

Jean-Marc Piques
Asset Allocation, Paris

Claude Chambard

Claude Chambard
M&A, Paris

Peter Laib

Peter Laib
PE & Entrepreneur, Zurich

Richard Gilmore

Richard Gilmore
Food & AgTech, Washington D.C.

Philippe Haquenne

Philippe Haquenne
Advisory, Luxembourg

Connect. Collaborate. Invest.