Member of the Advisory Board
Thomas Amstutz is a Swiss national and accepted to serve on Reciprocus’ Advisory Board in March 2021.
Mr. Amstutz had worked at Credit Suisse for 26 years in various managerial positions, e.g. as CSFB’s Executive Board Member for Sales & Trading in Frankfurt 1996 -98 and later as Chief Investment Officer of Credit Suisse Private Bank. He left corporate life in 2004 and subsequently spent his time focusing on investments in the Alternative Investment space, Private Equity and Hedge Funds when he was at the helm of two listed Swiss Investment Companies: Absolute Private Equity and Absolute Invest.
Thomas has been a board member of Alpine Select, a Swiss Investment Company, for many years where he still is actively involved in investment decisions. He still serves on the Boards of Baloise Bank SoBa and Baloise Asset Management as well as the Chairman of the Audit Committee of Castle Private Equity, a Swiss-listed private equity company. From 2012 to 2019, he was also a Board member of Model AG, a large packaging and paper company in Switzerland.
Furthermore, after his stint at Credit Suisse, Thomas joined the asset allocation committee of a Swiss Family Office and advised a pension fund before moving to Singapore in 2020. For the last few years, he has been active in the Crypto space, taking on the role of Asia Chairman of Blockchain Valley Venture, Singapore, in 2020. Additionally, Thomas has also contributed actively to the start-up scene, mainly in Switzerland, in his capacity as an angel investor.