Meet Our European Team

Our Management Committee

Vincent Mignon

Executive Director and Co-Head of Europe - Asset & Wealth Management Consulting

Vincent is an Executive Director at Alpha France and specialises in advising asset managers and fund industry players. Prior to joining Alpha in 2010, Vincent worked within the financial services practice at PwC Advisory.

Vincent has a broad range of experience across the investment management landscape, including large-scale transformation programmes, Operations effectiveness, Front Office space, and competitive analysis.

Vincent holds a Master Degree in IT Audit & Consulting from Paris Dauphine University.

Contact Vincent Mignon
vincent.mignon@alphafmc.com
Charles-Antoine Desjardins

Executive Director and Co-Head of Europe - Asset & Wealth Management Consulting

Charles-Antoine is an Executive Director at Alpha.

Charles joined Alpha in January 2011, prior to which he worked for Solving Efeso, a consulting firm with a dedicated asset management practice. He has over ten years of experience in asset and wealth management transformation projects, with a particular emphasis on complex operational issues, operating model design and product development.

Charles-Antoine holds a BA in History from the Sorbonne, as well as Master’s degree in Political Sciences from Sciences Po Paris.

Contact Charles-Antoine Desjardins
charles-antoine.desjardins@alphafmc.com
Marie-Vincent Bikouedi

Associate Director and Europe Management Committee Member

Marie-Vincent joined Alpha in June 2017 and has a strong track record of delivering large/ complex program across Asset Managers to develop market leading capabilities, drive organizational change and redesign business processes. She has developed an industry expertise on Distribution function covering Sales, Marketing, Client Service/ Experience as well as Digital Technology Transformation. She is responsible for Distribution practice at Alpha France.

Prior to that, M-V has spent five years at State Street Global Advisors France as a Head of Business Implementation. She is AMF certified.

She holds a master’s degree in Corporate Finance from ESG Management School Paris and a Bachelor from Griffith University in Australia.

Contact Marie-Vincent Bikouedi
marie-vincent.bikouedi@alphafmc.com
Veit Jung

Director and Europe Management Committee Member

Veit is a Head of Germany and member of the European Management Committee for Asset & Wealth Management Consulting at Alpha. Prior to joining Alpha, Veit held operations and technology leadership roles at UBS Asset and Wealth Management. Veit has worked extensively across Europe, consulting to a range of leading asset managers, servicers and wealth managers. He has a breadth of experience across all aspects of the asset management business ranging from major change programs to corporate strategy and operating model definition.

Contact Veit Jung
veit.jung@alphafmc.com

Our Directors

Bastiaan Aalders

Head of Netherlands - Asset & Wealth Management Consulting

Bastiaan is Head of the Netherlands for Asset & Wealth Management Consulting at Alpha.

He began his career in 1998 as an IT consultant in financial services. Since 2005 he has held several senior positions within State Street and SGSS, responsible for product development, business development and large due diligence projects.

He has extensive experience in complex front to back models, from a functional and technical perspective, as well as outsourced models.

Bastiaan has a bachelor’s degree in Commercial Economics from the Hogeschool Haarlem.

Contact Bastiaan Aalders
bastiaan.aalders@alphafmc.com
Charles-Antoine Desjardins

Executive Director and Co-Head of Europe - Asset & Wealth Management Consulting

Charles-Antoine is an Executive Director at Alpha.

Charles joined Alpha in January 2011, prior to which he worked for Solving Efeso, a consulting firm with a dedicated asset management practice. He has over ten years of experience in asset and wealth management transformation projects, with a particular emphasis on complex operational issues, operating model design and product development.

Charles-Antoine holds a BA in History from the Sorbonne, as well as Master’s degree in Political Sciences from Sciences Po Paris.

Contact Charles-Antoine Desjardins
charles-antoine.desjardins@alphafmc.com
Edouard Veysset

Director

Hugues Delage

Executive Director and Global Co-Head of Investments - Asset & Wealth Management Consulting

Hugues is an Executive Director at Alpha and leads the Investments practice in France.

Hugues joined Alpha in May 2013, prior to which he worked for JPMorgan Asset Management, Thames River Capital/F&C Investments, Horizon Software & Murex.

Hugues has over 13 years experience in the asset management business and technology transformation projects, leading both programme management and subject matter expertise roles.

Hugues holds an Engineering degree from Telecom ParisTech, as well as a Masters degree in Mathematics and a Masters degree in Innovation Management from Toulouse University.

Contact Hugues Delage
hugues.delage@alphafmc.com
Julien Dernoncourt

Director

Julien has over 15 years of consulting experience in the financial services sector and is active in Alpha’s Operations & Outsourcing practice. He specializes in business transformation and implementation projects and also has extensive experience in functional design, operations effectiveness and system implementation.

Prior to joining Alpha in 2012, he worked at KPMG advisory in Luxembourg and with an International Central Securities Depositary in Belgium.

Julien holds a masters degree in Business Management from Louvain School of Management – Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL).

Contact Julien Dernoncourt
julien.dernoncourt@alphafmc.com
Miloslav Moc

Director

Miloslav has over 10 years of experience in project management and consulting in the fund industry. He specialises in operations and outsourcing, including operating model reviews, fund migrations and offshoring initiatives. Miloslav has also extensive experience in system selection, implementation and improvement projects.

Prior to joining Alpha in 2011, Miloslav worked at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants and Brown Brothers Harriman.

He holds master’s degrees with honours in Finance (Bradford School of Management), International Management (Copenhagen Business School) and Economics (University of Economics Prague).

Contact Miloslav Moc
miloslav.moc@alphafmc.com
Nicolas Grangeon

Executive Director

Nicolas is an Executive Director based in Geneva. He joined Alpha in 2014 and now oversees our local presence in Switzerland (Geneva & Zürich) and heads up the CRM & Client & Digital practice in Continental Europe.

Nicolas has a 12+ years of experience as a consultant in the financial services. He specialized in the Asset and Wealth Management industry and Distribution in particular covering Sales, Marketing, Client Service & Product. He has been working with large European players in the industry on a variety of projects spanning strategy & target operating model definition, post-merger integration, systems selection & implementation, business process reengineering and regulatory analysis.

Nicolas holds a Masters in Management and a Master of Science in Strategy & Organisation Consultancy from EDHEC Business School.

Contact Nicolas Grangeon
nicolas.grangeon@alphafmc.com
Michael Chaille

Executive Director and Global Head of Wealth Management - Asset & Wealth Management Consulting

Michael has more than twenty years of consulting experience in Wealth Management across over 30 global financial institutions. He focuses on the definition and implementation of transformational business and operating models enabled by technology. Prior to joining Alpha, Michael worked at renowned consultancies and founded Newtone Associates, which he sold in 2013.

Michael holds a master’s degree in Economics and Information Technologies (HEC Lausanne) and a post-graduate degree in public institutions management (IDEHAP). He is also PMP certified and has participated to several IMD and INSEAD executive programmes.

Contact Michael Chaille
michael.chaille@alphafmc.com
Pierre Bauwens

Director

Pierre is a Director in our Luxembourg office. Pierre joined Alpha in November 2018, prior to which he was a Director in Deloitte’s consulting. He has over twenty years of experience in Asset and Wealth Management. Pierre has a broad range of experience across these industries, including large-scale transformation programmes, operations effectiveness and operating model design.

Pierre holds a Master Degree in economics from Paris Nanterre University.

Contact Pierre Bauwens
pierre.bauwens@alphafmc.com
Pierre-François Hue

Director

Pierre-François is a Director in our Paris office and leads the Data Management Practice in Europe.

He joined Alpha in early 2019, prior to which he worked for EY and KPMG, as a Manager to support a variety of transformation projects with major focus around Data Management framework and Front to Back processes for a wide range of financial institutions.

Pierre-François has strong experience in Product & Securities Master data model construction, Target Operating Model design & implementation, Data Management effectiveness (Governance, Quality) and ESG target operating model (data base, scoring approach, external providers sourcing, labelling process).

Pierre François holds a master degree from Paris Pantheon-Assas, specializing in Banking activities & Finance. He has since spent time in numerous financial institutions: asset managers, wealth managers, brokers and asset owners before specializing in consulting at KPMG, EY and then Alpha.

Contact Pierre-François Hue
pierre-francois.hue@alphafmc.com
Renaud Piastrelli

Director

Renaud is a Director in our Paris office and leads the Regulatory Practice in Europe. He is also co-lead of our European ESG practice.

He joined Alpha early 2023 after more than 12 years at EY where he was a partner in charge of risk / regulatory and ESG consulting solutions on the asset & wealth management industry in France.

Renaud has extensive knowledge and experience of the industry, with many engagements for Management Companies, wealth managers, dealing desks and stock exchanges on areas such as sustainable finance, regulatory gap assessment & operational implementation, TOM definition, transformation project, operational efficiency, operational due diligences, etc.

Renaud holds a master degree from Skema Business School in business management and a masters degree from University of Lille specializing in Finance.

Contact Renaud Piastrelli
renaud.piastrelli@alphafmc.com
Sven Kuonen

Director

Sven is a Director responsible for our Zurich office. Sven has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry and is a trusted advisor to senior executives in Wealth Management across Europe and in the Middle East.

Prior to joining Alpha, Sven advised global, regional, and local financial institutions for Roland Berger and zeb plus spent a few years on the banking side at UBS. His expertise lies in Target Operating Models, Operations and Outsourcing, Sales Excellence, Digital Transformation and Efficiency Improvement Programs.

Sven holds a Master in Banking & Finance from the University of St. Gallen (HSG) and a Master of Science in International Management from the Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi.

Contact Sven Kuonen
sven.kuonen@alphafmc.com
Theodore Stanton

Director

Theodore is an Director at Alpha and contributes to the Investments practice in Continental Europe.

Theodore joined Alpha in August 2018, prior to which he worked in the consulting industry, from Asset Managers to Investment Banks for a couple of years. He started in the Asset Management industry as Quant analyst, before switching to Portfolio Management and developing a solid risk expertise that he deployed to international clients.

Theodore has over 17 years experience in the asset management business and technology transformation projects, leading both programme management and subject matter expertise roles.

Theodore holds a Masters degree in Mathematics and in Asset Management from Paris Dauphine University, regarded as a top-5 French business school.

Contact Theodore Stanton
theodore.stanton@alphafmc.com
Veit Jung

Director and Europe Management Committee Member

Veit is a Head of Germany and member of the European Management Committee for Asset & Wealth Management Consulting at Alpha. Prior to joining Alpha, Veit held operations and technology leadership roles at UBS Asset and Wealth Management. Veit has worked extensively across Europe, consulting to a range of leading asset managers, servicers and wealth managers. He has a breadth of experience across all aspects of the asset management business ranging from major change programs to corporate strategy and operating model definition.

Contact Veit Jung
veit.jung@alphafmc.com
Vincent Mignon

Executive Director and Co-Head of Europe - Asset & Wealth Management Consulting

Vincent is an Executive Director at Alpha France and specialises in advising asset managers and fund industry players. Prior to joining Alpha in 2010, Vincent worked within the financial services practice at PwC Advisory.

Vincent has a broad range of experience across the investment management landscape, including large-scale transformation programmes, Operations effectiveness, Front Office space, and competitive analysis.

Vincent holds a Master Degree in IT Audit & Consulting from Paris Dauphine University.

Contact Vincent Mignon
vincent.mignon@alphafmc.com