Gregoire Theron

Chief Investment Officer & Senior Investment Consultant

“opportunity exists for those who look”

As Head of Manager Research Gregoire leads the GraySwan Investment Committee and investment manager research efforts. He and his research team focuses on proprietary and fundamental investment manager research. He is exceptionally committed and together with his team of research analysts, performs rigorous and scrutinizing investment manager due diligence, both qualitatively, quantitatively and operationally. No stone is left unturned as they skillfully find tomorrow’s consistent performer.

He has 18 years’ investment experience of which 13 years as an investment consultant and 5 years in offshore alternative investment management. His previous role as Head of Risk at Sanlam’s offshore alternative investment business strategically trained him to find and thereafter monitor investment managers with superior risk-adjusted performance. His thorough and critical thinking feeds into his role as Senior Investment Consultant to provide transparent and leading-edge investment solutions for you.

Under his eagle eye guidance the investment manager research team continuously meets with investment managers as part of our due diligence process and furthermore produces more than 30 different extensive monthly peer group investment manager surveys, covering all asset classes within local, developed and developing markets.

He is father of two, an eager runner, always in for a good laugh, thrives on the bountiful energy of the city and is an ambitious musician (not magician) by heart.

International Certified Hedge Fund Professional qualification;
Financial Services Board Regulatory exams;
SAIFM Registered Persons Examinations.