Our Team

our greatest asset

The ISP GROUP Team

Our people and their combined skills, characters, and experiences represent our greatest assets.

ISP Group is home to a team of about thirty highly qualified and motivated experts, focused and dedicated to help our clients reach their individual financial goals.

Roy Tal

Management Team

Roy oversees ISP’s illiquid and distressed assets business. Prior to joining ISP, and with almost two decades of relevant experience, Roy held various positions at global financial institutions. Roy holds a Master’s degree in Finance and a BA in Business Administration.

Yochai Zeid

Management Team

Yochai is responsible for the overall group strategy as well as business development. Yochai is a former McKinsey&Co. consultant with 15 years of managerial experience in senior management positions. Prior to joining ISP Yochai was deputy CEO of ride hailing app "Gett". Yochai holds an MBA from Kellogg School of Management.

Inbal Zaitman

Management Team

As CAO Inbal supports the management and the Group's Israeli operations. She also serves as a member of the Board of Directors. Prior to her role at ISP, and with more than a decade of relevant experience, among other positions she acted as the assistant to the CEO for Soffair Group. Inbal holds an LLB in Law from Ono Academic College, Kiryat Ono, Israel.

Yaron Lisbona

Management Team

Yaron manages ISP portfolios and oversees the investment strategy. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than two decades of relevant experience, Yaron successfully managed portfolios at international financial institutions including Etgar, IBI and FIBI. Yaron holds an MBA and a BA in Economics.

Harald Siegel

Management Team

Harald is the CFO. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than a decade of relevant experience, he held various senior positions at one of the big four audit companies. Harald holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and also a Master’s degree in Law from the University of St. Gallen and is a Swiss CPA accredited by the Swiss PCAOB.

Reto Affolter

Management Team

In his role as COO Reto oversees the group’s operations. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than twenty years of relevant experience, Reto held various senior functions at Union Bancaire Privée, ABN AMRO Bank, Julius Bär and Clariden Leu. Reto holds a Master’s degree in Information Management from the University of St. Gallen.

Dimitar Pashev

Investment Management

Dimitar manages ISP portfolios and oversees the investment strategy. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than three decades of relevant experience, Dimitar successfully held fund and portfolio management positions at Clariden Leu, Rothschild Bank and Leumi Asset Management. Dimitar holds a degree from University of Economics Budapest and is a CFA and CAIA Charter holder.

Yigal Ravillan

Investment Management

Yigal manages ISP portfolios and oversees the investment strategy. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than a decade of experience as investment banker and portfolio manager, Yigal held various positions at Etgar, Mizrahi, and Cukierman & Co. Yigal holds an LLB in Law from the College of Management Academic Studies, Rishon LeZion, Israel.

Tamar Orbach

Investment Management

As Account Manager, Tamar advises ISP’s clients. Prior to ISP Tamar held for more than a decade, several marketing and administrative positions in the financial industry. Tamar holds a BA in Economics from Bar Ilan University in Israel.

Ron Zeltzer

Investment Management

Ron is responsible for structuring and trading fixed income instruments and oversees the illiquid investing operations and special situations. Prior to joining ISP, Ron worked at UBS Investment Bank, specializing in structured products. He holds an LLB in Law and Business from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and an executive MBA from INSEAD. He is a member of the Israel Bar Association and a CFA charter holder.

Denis Hoppe

Investment Management

Denis has more than two decades of relevant experience in Fixed Income Sales & Trading. Prior to joining ISP, Denis worked for Credit Suisse, CSFB and First Boston in various positions and his expertise includes Foreign denominated bonds and Structured Products as well as CHF bonds.

Giancarlo Caldognetto

Investment Management

Giancarlo is a seasoned fixed income specialist with more than 20 year of financial market experience. Prior to joining ISP, Giancarlo was a relationship manager with the Global Family Office Group of BNP Paribas in Geneva serving large continental European families. Before that he was head of fixed income Institutional Sales at BNP Paribas and ABN AMRO in Geneva. Before that he worked at Merrill Lynch in various roles. He holds a B.A. in Business Management from University of Geneva & completed the Investment Management program at the London Business School.

Patrik Lattmann

Investment Management

Patrik oversees the trading and execution department of ISP, handling proprietary as well as client transactions. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than two decades of relevant experience, Patrik held trading related positions at banks and brokers in Switzerland including UBS and Rüd Blass & Cie. Patrik holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from the Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Zurich.

Florind Bojku

Investment Management

Florind trades and executes ISP proprietary positions and handles client related transactions. Florind holds a commercial diploma from KV Zurich Business School.

Nikolaj Jegorov

Investment Management

Nikolaj analyses, manages and executes ISP’s structured investment solutions. He also supports on structuring and trading fixed income instruments, as well as our illiquid investing operations. Prior to joining ISP, Nikolaj held various credit-related positions with global financial institutions. Currently he is pursuing his studies for advanced investment management certification.

Yoav Katz

Investment Management

Yoav analyzes, manages and executes ISP’s credit positions and derivative portfolios, illiquid, distressed and structured assets. Prior to joining ISP, and with almost one decade of relevant experience, Yoav held a comparable position at a leading investment house. Yoav holds a MBA as well as BA in Management and Economics.

Shai Podoshin

Investment Management

Shai analyzes, manages and executes ISP’s credit positions and derivative portfolios, illiquid, distressed and structured assets. Prior to joining ISP, and with almost one decade of relevant experience, Shai held various comparable positions at financial institutions. Shai holds a BA in Management and Economics.

Nimrod Marian

Investment Management

Nimrod analyzes, manages and executes ISP’s credit positions and derivative portfolios, illiquid, distressed and structured assets. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than a decade of relevant experience, Nimrod held various comparable positions at financial institutions. Nimrod holds a BA in Management and Economics.

Adar Cohen

Investment Management

Adar oversees and integrates Risk Management and MIS across ISP’s trading portfolios. Adar holds a BA in Business Administration in Finance from Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Irfan Ismaili

Business Development

Irfan advises ISP’s clients on funds and structured assets with focus on hedge fund, alternative credit and real assets solutions. Prior to joining ISP, Irfan among other functions acted as a business analyst and sales associate with a strong focus on hedge funds. Irfan holds a degree from the Zurich University of Applied Sciences.

Julia Hauser

Business Development

Julia advises clients on ISP’s entire asset spectrum. She brings more than 20 years of wealth management experience. Prior to joining ISP, Julia held various senior management positions with UBS and Credit Suisse, specialized on the Israeli market. In her last function she was covering mainly HNWI and UHNWI clients as a Senior Relationship Manager. Julia holds a master's degree in economics and business administration from the University of Zürich and graduated the executive program from the Swiss Finance institute

Dov Kol

Business Development

Dov advises clients on ISP’s entire asset spectrum. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than three decades of relevant experience, Dov held various senior positions in the private and public sectors in Israel, Switzerland and the UK. Dov holds a degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the Technion in Israel.

Daria Uchenik

Business Development

Daria is responsible for ISP’s Placement Agent services, representing and distributing mutual funds and illiquid investments of selected asset managers.
Prior to joining ISP, Daria headed Goldman Sachs’ Institutional Sales in Israel for 8 years, and before that she worked with Deutsche Bank as Head of Institutional Derivatives Sales in Israel.
Daria holds a BA in Finance from the College of Management Academic Studies.

Orr Levy

Business Development

Orr is responsible for ISP’s Placement Agent services representing and distributing services for mutual funds and hedge funds of selected asset managers, assisting investors throughout the entire investment cycle. Prior to joining ISP, Orr worked in Morningstar for a half a decade. Orr holds a BA in Management and Economics.

Leo Steiner

Financial Services

Leo is responsible for ISP’s middle- and back office operations. Prior to joining ISP, and with more than three decades of relevant experience Leo has held several comparable positions with family offices and banks in Switzerland including Julius Bär, Hyposwiss and PBZ Privatbank Zurich.

Luisa Geering

Financial Services

Luisa is responsible for private and institutional investment services. Prior to joining ISP and with more than two decades of relevant experience, Luisa among other positions, managed the CDO and FX proprietary trading desks of an Israeli bank.

Jenny Gschliesser

Financial Services

Jenny is responsible for Swiss company accounting and related financial services. Prior to joining ISP, Jenny spent almost two decades in fund and financial accountancy at a number of Swiss and Zürich-based foreign banks.

Sivanne Kohn

Financial Services

Sivanne is responsible for private and institutional investment services with almost one decade of relevant experience.

Lilla Lubszky Schweizer

Financial Services

Lilla is responsible for middle office services. Prior to joining ISP, Lilla held various similar positions in trading and middle office at UBS and at a Swiss single family office. Lilla studied German literature and philosophy at University of Zürich.

Petra Burkard

Operations

Petra acts as risk control officer within ISP Group. Before joining ISP, Petra worked in various functions (Skandia Leben AG, ZKB, mpercial asset management) where she gained experience in the risk, controlling and regulatory field. Petra holds a degree from HFW business school in Baden-Zurzach and a master of advanced studies FH in Controlling.

Laetitia Frizot

Operations

Laetitia acts as Legal & Compliance officer within ISP Group. Prior to joining ISP, Laetitia worked within the Compliance departments of Zurich and Brussels based banks. Laetitia holds a Master of Law and Compliance from a French university and an LL.M in International Commercial Law from a UK university.