About us

Our purpose is to build responsible partnerships with our clients, colleagues, communities and the companies in which we invest.
– Laurent Ramsey, Managing Partner and Co-Chief Executive Officer

We are an independent asset manager, overseeing more than USD 250 billion of investments across a range of equity, fixed income, alternative and multi asset products. Our clients are some of the world’s largest pension funds, financial institutions, sovereign wealth funds, intermediaries and their clients.

We are part of the Pictet Group, founded in Geneva in 1805, which also offers wealth management, alternative investment and asset services. Privately owned and managed by seven partners, the Pictet Group has more than 4,900 employees in 30 offices around the world. In over 210 years there have only been 43 managing partners, ensuring the continuity and stability of the business. 

Throughout the Group, five principles guide our actions: partnership, entrepreneurial spirit, long-term-thinking, independence and responsibility. Read more about our company values and mission .


Our focus

Our business is investment-led and centered around a long-term perspective. We want to be the investment partner of choice for our clients and always strive to meet their changing needs. To us, this means giving them our undivided attention, offering pioneering strategies and excellent client service. At every step of the journey, responsibility is central to our way of thinking – read more in our  section.

Our investment approach

We are active managers with a strong focus on valuation across equity, credit, sovereign debt and currencies. We are innovators, always seeking new sources of alpha. Risk management an integral part of our decision-making process. What differentiates us from our competitors? Our independence, our capacity to innovate and our focus on client service.
We always favour clients’ interests over asset growth and do not hesitate to close strategies to protect alpha generation for our investors.
– Sébastien Eisinger, Managing Partner and Co-Chief Executive Officer

We offer our customers solutions focused around our strategic capabilities:

Thematics - Driven by Megatrends

From the 1990s onwards, our innovative thematic equity strategies have looked beyond benchmarks to offer investors the opportunity to capitalise on the most powerful trends shaping our world.

Alternatives - Ambitious returns, risk controlled

By leveraging our core strengths of active and prudent portfolio management, our absolute return strategies seek to optimise investor returns whilst meeting their risk tolerance.

Multi asset - Mastering asset allocation

Pictet has been championing diversified portfolios since 1967*. Building on this expertise, our Multi Asset teams deploy outlook-driven and tactical allocation to generate attractive returns over the course of an economic cycle.

Emerging markets - Deep and broad knowledge

As early entrants into emerging markets we combine deep market knowledge with a disciplined approach to risk. We have created a diverse range of bond, equity and absolute return strategies that aim to help investors capitalise on the dynamism of the emerging world.

Our people

We have over 1,000 employees of which more than a third are investment professionals. Our people are located in 18 offices across the world, close to our clients and the markets in which we invest.

Our culture is entrepreneurial and collegial. Our long-term perspective means we can allow ideas to mature,  and people to reach their full potential. We want to support our employees in their personal and professional development, at every stage of their careers and lives. Find out more about our Careers and our approach to Diversity & Inclusion.

Regional office

North America

Pictet Asset Management is a specialist asset manager offering investment solutions and services to investors around the world. Our mission is to build responsible partnerships with our clients by exceeding their expectations for investment performance and service.