Alexandre's passion is to accompany clients in clarifying their current position, coach them through the drafting of a personal plan and address all their challenges to ensure they reach their goals.
Born in Geneva, Alexandre has Swiss and Swedish nationalities. He holds an MBA obtained between the ESADE, Barcelona and Duke University, USA.
Alexandre began his professional career in 1996 at LEM SA as head of Analytical Accounting, before joining Darier Hentsch & Cie, which was then on the verge of merging to become the well known private bank, Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch & Cie. He remained a private banker for eight years, spending his time between Geneva, Switzerland and Nassau, Bahamas. Alexandre speaks five languages: French, Swedish, English, Spanish and German.
Trevor leverages his 20 years of banking experience to help people with their financial transitions.
His career in banking - namely with, Trade Development Bank, Boston Trust & eposit Co, American Express Bank, KPMG and Digital - led him to work in the United States and Brazil. He then returned to Geneva, where he served for ten years as Director of the Iberia & Latin America Team with Barclays Wealth.
Born in Canada, Trevor holds Swiss and British passports. In 1986, he graduated from the University of Geneva with a degree in business and obtained a stockbroker license two years later from the Securities and Exchange Commission in New York. He also studied management at the INSEAD of Paris. In addition to French and English, Trevor also is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.
Sarah enjoys sparking women’s interest to finance. She uses her knowledge to help them better understand, control their finances and increase their self-confidence.
Sarah was born in Geneva. In 2002, she obtained her masters from the Institute of International Studies in Geneva. Four years later, she obtained the STEP Diploma in International Trust Management. Her area of expertise includes governance and audit of legal structures.
In 2003, Sarah began her professional career in the Trust business with Cititrust (Switzerland) SA and then Barclaytrust (Swiss) SA where she worked as a Trust Officer. She then joined Lyra. Sarah is fluent in French and English.
Sara focuses on individuals that have time-consuming careers. She ensures they can stay in control of their personal finances in the most efficient manner possible, facilitating quick, informed decisions.
Born in Stockholm to a Swedish mother and a Lebanese father, Sara has lived and worked in London, Stockholm, Dubai and Geneva. She holds a B.A from the University of Lund and a M.Sc. from the London School of Economics.
Sara began her career in Stockholm in 2004 with Fred Wachtmeister & Partners as a consultant helping wealthy families reduce bank and fiscal costs. Three years later she joined NASDAQ Dubai in the UAE where she managed the business development team. After moving to Geneva Sara worked for RBS Coutts before joining Lyra. Sara is fluent in English and Swedish.
Markus is eager to understand what really matters for his clients, how they want to live their life and which challenges they are facing. In a detailed investment plan developed together with his clients, he develops solutions and accompanies clients to make sure they reach their goals as fast and safely as possible. Markus believes in transforming people´s uncertainty about financial markets into a feeling of safety and financial freedom.
After his apprenticeship at a tax accountant, he studied and graduated in economics with a focus on banking, finance and investing.
Markus began his career in 1998. After 12 years in two different financial services companies, he founded MARQUARDT & KOLLEGEN in 2011 with the vision to provide true and independent financial advice.
Ulrika has spent her whole career within the banking industry focusing on entrepreneurs and wealthy families. She is passionate about helping her clients reach their life goals by optimising their financial situation.
She is born in Uppsala, Sweden from where she also holds an MBA in Economics (Uppsala University).
Ulrika began her professional career as a financial advisor in 2002 at the Swedish bank SEB, and subsequently joined Bandling & Partners (Stockholm). Since 2017 she is part of the Lyra team.