Meet Yann


Yann Lepape PhD

Senior Portfolio Manager

27 years investment experience

4 years with Vontobel


Vontobel Asset Management AG

Genferstrasse 27

CH-8022 Zurich


Yann Lepape joined Vontobel Asset Management in July 2018 as Senior Portfolio Manager in the Fixed Income Boutique, specializing in Global Flexible bonds.

Yann has over 20 years’ experience in macroeconomics, markets strategy and portfolio management. Prior to joining Vontobel, he worked for Oddo-BHF AM. There he was a member of the Global Investment Committee and responsible for global macro analysis, the asset allocation of the balanced fund range (assets under management of EUR 7 bn), and he was Portfolio Manager of emerging markets investments (equity, currencies and bonds). Prior to Oddo BHF AM, Yann acted as a financial counselor of the French Treasury Department. He started his career in 1995 as a currency quantitative analyst at the proprietary trading desk of BNP Paribas.

Yann Lepape received an MSc in Finance from ESC Lyon and gained a PhD in Economics from the CEFI of the University of Aix Marseille.