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Patrigest, the independent* asset management

  • Roberto Calligaris, CEO & founder
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    Roberto Calligaris studied at the University of Neuchatel. His law degree in hand, he quickly decided to give a new direction to his career by engaging in the banking sector. After 10 years of experience at the UBS and Credit Suisse as head of the stock market and asset manager, Roberto Calligaris founded his own management company in Neuchatel, 1993.

  • Angel Casillas Partner, Institutional Management
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    Angel Casillas has a first class experience in banking, having worked for UBS and Credit Suisse. He joined Patrigest in 2000, as an asset manager. Since 2008 he is also Mayor of Cortaillod, in the canton of Neuchatel.

  • Davide Calligaris Partner, Private Management
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    Graduated from the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland), Davide Calligaris is the manager of a second generation top swiss asset management company. After two summer internships at Exane BNPP in Paris and a job at the back-office of Patrigest , he is now in charge of the development of business channels in Switzerland and all over the world. In the past years, Davide Calligaris also accumlated professional experience as a head of legislation on money laundring at Patrigest SA.

  • Umut Emirler, Business Development & Strategy
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    Umut Emirler started his career at Ernst & Young, Istanbul and moved to the Investment field as an Analyst and worked for The Weston&Hatfield Group in New York. He has promoted all the way to Vice Presidency and lead the New York firms Turkish operation. During this experience he gained broad knowledge of Turkish Economy with immense experience with the inner dynamics of Republic of Turkey and surrounding region.

    Following his New York experince he continued his career in Business Development & Strategy consultancy and advised several companies both local and international. Mr. Emirler's unique experience allowed him to provide strategic solutions for corporations facing complex management issues, allowing them to penetrate Turkeys increasingly complex economic, legal and regulatory environment.

    He holds a degree from Indiana University, with a Major in Informatics and Finance. During his studies he was interned for the Congressman Dan Burton and represented the Turkish community twice with the Presidency of Turkish Student Association at Indiana University and on the Board of American Turkish Association of Indiana. He currently resides in Istanbul.


Run today by the founder Roberto Calligaris, Patrigest nurtures the specific qualities which have brought its success: transparency, innovation, long-term strategy, technical expertise and excellent client relationships.

Our senior portfolio managers all come from leading Swiss or foreign banks, with vast experience in asset management and excellent command of modern financial management techniques. Faced with various options, futures and other structured products, their rigour and caution form the best security guarantee for their respective clients.


Foundation of Newcastle SA, one of the first independent asset management company in the canton of Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Launching of the first tailor-made structured product
Newcastle launches a Real Estate investment project in Switzerland
Changes of the company name into Patrigest SA
Launching of our Best Seller structured products called "Emeraude", based on European stocks
African conference about the African Economy with the participation of Mr Javier Santiso, Chairman of the Development Center of the OECD
Euro-Asia conference in Istanbul with the participation of Mr Alpaslan Korkmaz, the President and Founder of the Office of Economic Promotion of Turkey (ISPAT)
Establishment of Patrigest Turkey in Istanbul to serve the Middle Eastern and Asian Markets.

Pioneer in the field of financial engineering, we have created more than 200 tailor-made structured products for more than 3,5 billion USD since 1994.

As a top Swiss Asset Management company, Patrigest has a proven track record of winning partnerships with the major actors in the financial engineering sector.

If you like to know more about us feel free to contact us.