Our Board



Marc Michiels, Chairman and CEO. Graduated in Business Administration from ICHEC Brussels, he started his professional career in 2000 at Expert Timing Systems (Spain). At ETS group he developed a deep knowledge in the areas of asset management, technology solutions for finance and financial education. As institutional advisor, he was in charge of key European accounts. In 2007, he participated in an executive program at IESE business school. Marc used to be regular professor at Madrid stock exchange, EFPA colleague and IFTA director. In 2009 he founded Novadvice, an independent capital advisor in Chile.
Rodrigo Abumohor, Director. Graduated in Business Administration from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, he started his professional carreer in 1995 at Citibank before moving to Compass group, an asset management firm from Chile. MBA from UCLA in 2000, he joined investment banking division of JP Morgan in New York. In 2003, he came back to Chile to lead Maisa, his family owned holding with interests in retail, real estate and banking. Rodrigo has participated in several executive programs (HBS, Kellog, Stanford) and is regular strategy professor at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
Gérard Déjardin, Director. Graduated from HEC Lausanne. He started his career in the financial markets since the early eighties when he established and managed the offices of the biggest french broker in Switzerland, Luxembourg and New York. In the maintime, he set up "Banque Scandinave Tuffier" in Paris, this bank will be sold in 1996. In 1997, he set up and managed "Banque Cantonale Vaudoise" in France and it was sold to Swiss Life in 2005. He remained CEO of this bank until he left in late 2006.
Sandrine Mahieu-Dubois, Director. Graduated from a business school in 1986, she went into the financial sector in Luxembourg. Her experience as Partner in KPMG Consulting Luxembourg helped her to successfully develop a global view of the sector. In 2003, she decided to get involved as Administrative and Financial Manager in the development of an expert company in the financial sector. Since 2007, she has been a Partner of Smart Asset Management.
Jaime de Orbegoso, Director. Lawyer by the University of Lima – Peru and Masters Degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Law & Policy by the University of Denver – USA, with extensive international experience in corporate, mining, commercial and tax matters. He is currently Director of Compañía Minera San Ignacio de Morococha S.A., Director of Novadvice, Director of the Corporate Services Unit of the El Comercio Group, and international advisor with Heenan Blaikie Consulting.