Meet Gary


Gary Thompson

Global Head of Execution and Investment Services

32 years investment experience

11 years with Vontobel

New York

Vontobel Asset Management Inc.

1540 Broadway, 38th Floor

New York, New York 10036

United States of America

Gary Thompson joined Vontobel Asset Management in June 2011 and currently acts as Global Head of Execution and Investment Services, overseeing execution hubs in New York, Europe, and Asia for all of the firm’s boutiques.

Prior to joining Vontobel Asset Management, from 2000 to 2011, He was a Managing Director and Head of the International Sales Trading Desk at Société Générale. From 1997 to 2000, he specialized in the European markets at BNP Paribas. From 1995 to 1997, Gary Thompson ran the market making operation at Kleinwort Benson, and headed the Latin American trading desk at Inverlat International in London, England from 1993 to 1995. He began his financial career in 1991 trading Japanese derivatives at Baring Securities until 1992.

He received a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Mathematics, with an emphasis in Abstract Mathematics, from the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. In addition, he holds the following FINRA License(s): Series 7, 24 and 63.