Cedric Van Rijckevorsel
Cedric is responsible for the day-to-day investment and operating decisions of IDS Capital as well as managing the long-term strategy of the business. Before founding IDS Capital SA, he was a Senior Portfolio Manager at 3A – Bank Syz, a Geneva, Switzerland based major player in the Alternative Investment business. At 3A –Bank Syz, Cedric van Rijckevorsel ran a USD 200 million fund of hedge funds along side multiple institutional investment portfolios dedicated to hedge funds. Prior to 3A – Bank Syz, Cedric van Rijckevorsel was an Assistant Vice President at Lombard Odier, based partly in Geneva and Hong Kong. During his time at Lombard Odier, he co-managed various fund of hedge funds and advised private clients on their alternative investment allocation. He also spent 2 years as an assistant portfolio manager / analyst for traditional investment funds focusing on Northern Europe and Asia. Prior to joining LO, Cedric van Rijckevorsel spent 6 month as an assistant strategist at Fortis Bank in Belgium covering Asian markets. Cedric van Rijckevorsel started his career in finance in 1994 at BBL (ING Bank) in Brussels in internal auditing of analyst recommendations. He also holds a degree in Commercial Engineering and earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2001.