Edmond de Rothschild is an ambitious, independent family-run investment house which specialises in private banking and asset management based on the idea that wealth should be used to create tomorrow’s world. In all its activities, the Group focuses on bold strategies and long-term investments which are rooted in the real economy – infrastructure, healthcare, biotechnology and impact investing. Founded in 1953, the Group has been managed since 2015 by Baroness Ariane de Rothschild as President of the Executive Committee. The Group has €156 billion in assets under management, 2,660 employees and 27 sites worldwide as of 31 December 2017. It is also active in corporate finance, private equity and fund administration. Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management is positioned as a multi specialist firm. It builds on recognised areas of expertise such as European and US equities, corporate debt, multi manager, overlay, asset allocation and quantitative asset management. The group’s asset management division had EUR 68bn under management at December 31 2017 and employed 480 people including 100 investment professionals.