Jerome Lussan


Jerome is the founder and CEO of Laven. His background includes acting as a COO of a hedge fund and as a financial lawyer at Jones Day. Jerome has a broad degree of expertise in the fund management industries, specialising in operational risk and regulatory matters with a focus on the alternative sector. His most recent experience covered CTAs (FX and futures) and prior to that he also worked in the private equity and real estate sectors. Through his work as a consultant he has covered many fund of hedge funds and single strategies covering equity long short, fixed income, and credit. He is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales and of the CFA Society of the UK. Jerome holds an LLB from the University of Edinburgh. He was previously named by Financial News as one of its 100 Rising Stars, and as one of its 40 under 40 Rising Stars in Hedge Funds. Jerome is also the author of the Financial Times Guide to Investing in Funds.