TOBAM's Executive Committee

TOBAM comprised some 51 professionals, from 16 different nationalities based across financial hubs in europe, asia and north america. TOBAM’s executive committee meets every month and is charge of overseeing strategic as well as operational activities.

Yves Choueifaty
Founder, President and CIO of TOBAM


Yves Choueifaty is a Mathematician and the Former CEO of Credit Lyonnais Asset Management (“CLAM”, AUM €70B). 

Having spent more than 10 years with CLAM in diverse senior roles (CIO, Head of Financial Engineering and Quantitative Investment Management), Mr Choueifaty left in 2004, went back to Mathematics research and founded the Maximum Diversification® approach and TOBAM in 2005. 

As one of the pioneers of the smart beta movement, Yves Choueifaty is a frequent speaker at conferences and is a member of The 300 Club (17 members throughout the world), whose mission is to raise awareness about the potential impact of current market thinking and behaviours). 

Mr. Choueifaty graduated in 1992 from ENSAE (leading French Engineering School) in Statistics, Actuarial studies, Finance, and Artificial Intelligence.

David Bellaiche
Chief Operating Officer