About VAM Funds
VAM Funds are two independent UCITS owned regulated in Luxembourg under the UCITS V European Directive. The Board of Directors of each UCITS have overall responsibility for the management of the UCITS and each Board has appointed the VAM Group to provide collective investment management services to the UCITS, with portfolio management outsourced to independent discretionary investment managers.
VAM Funds' Directors
Peter de Putron
Peter has over 30 years’ management and field experience in the international financial services industry. In 2001, Peter established VAM Funds.
The Hon. James Cripps
One of the leading experts on investment fund law, James was previously a Partner at Slaughter and May in London where he worked for 35 years, specialising in the area of asset management and investment funds.
Ben has been an independent director for Luxembourg funds since 2003 and acquired a strong background in fund administration, financial controls and risk management since 1989. He previously held senior management positions with BISYS, BoB, BNP and UEB. Ben graduated as Civil Engineer in construction in 1981. He earned an MSM from Boston University in 1985 and in 2008 qualified as PFS in Luxembourg.
Robert H. Gordon
Rob’s career spans over 30 years in the investment management industry as a senior leader with some of the industry’s largest firms as well as boutiques, including Bank of America, Lehman Brothers, Fidelity Investments, Driehaus Capital Management and ARIS Capital. He has broad experience across all types of investments, in both traditional and alternative formats, and currently serves as a board member and adviser in the industry. Rob holds an MBA from Suffolk University in Boston MA.
Michael graduated from Oxford University in 1974 with a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics, following which he completed an MBA at the University of the Witwatersrand. Michael entered the financial services industry in 1993. He joined the VAM Group in 1996 and retired as managing director in 2016 after 10 years in that position.
Eduard von Kymmel
Eduard is Head of VP Fund Solutions (VPFS), the centre of competence for investment fund services of VP Bank Group. He also serves as CEO of VP Fund Solutions (Luxembourg) SA and as Chairman of the Board of Directors of VPFS (Luxembourg) SA and VPFS (Liechtenstein) AG. He has a Master of Laws and an MBA in Finance.
Messrs Cripps and Gordon are independent directors. Mr von Kymmel is a director of the company that provides administration services to the UCITS, which is an associate of the Depositary. Messrs de Putron, Dufour and Hunt each hold one or more executive or non-executive positions with one or more members of VAM Group.
VAM Funds provides a full range of single strategy equity funds and an actively managed fund which can act as a core holding in your portfolio.
VAM has a range of discretionary funds to meet the needs of international advisers wishing to take a discretionary fund management approach to preserving their clients’ wealth and maintaining the potential for rewards, whilst reducing the risk to which they are exposed.