Alan Picone joined Duff & Phelps in January 2015 from Kinetic Partners. As a result of Duff & Phelps’ acquisition of Kinetic Partners, Duff & Phelps created a dedicated Risk Consulting Practice.
Alan is a managing director specifically focused on the services delivered by the Management Company in our Luxembourg office, and provides practical UCITS and AIFMD-compliant solutions to financial firms, leveraging on his broad range of expertise on risk management.
Prior to Duff & Phelps, Alan began his career as an Asset Manager in a major Swiss Bank, where he was in charge of building the investment strategy and managing a range of quantitative, algorithmic-driven, funds. Subsequently, he was entrusted with the role of Head of Credit Risk for a Scandinavian Bank, and was involved in all aspects of credit activities and served as a Deputy Managing Director. Alan has also worked as a Director in Deloitte for the last four years where he was in charge of the development and implementation of the advisory value proposition in Financial Risk Management.
Alan graduated from the École Polytechnique in Paris and holds a PhD degree in Theoretical Physics.