President & Chief Risk Officer
Guillaume oversees Welton’s operations and enterprise risk management, ensuring that all systems, resources, and people are in place to achieve the firm’s goals. He is also a member of the firm’s Investment and Risk committees.
He gained his general management experience over 25 years working at large and small financial services companies in various countries, including France, the U.S., and the U.K. Before joining Welton in 2008, he was a Vice President at HSBC and a Senior Business Manager at Capital One. He began his career as an audit manager for KPMG’s Paris and Los Angeles offices. Guillaume holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and earned an MSc in Management from ESC Reims which is today part of NEOMA Business School (France).
News and Insights from Guillaume Detrait
Join us on November 28 for Guillaume Detrait's panel, “ESG in Systematic Strategies,” featuring representatives from Swedbank Robur, Lynx Asset Management, and SBAI.
Welton is pleased join this select group of institutional investors and asset managers devoted to serving the SBAI's mission to improve outcomes within the alternatives industry.
Investors' natural aversion to drawdowns can lead some to harmful action or inaction well-described in the field of behavioral finance. The best strategic and tactical investors harness a disciplined pursuit of value to capture the available excess return.