Raphael is the portfolio manager of the CQS New City Global Equity Fund.
He joined CQS in 2018 and is an equity specialist with close to 20 years’ industry experience. He started his career as a sell side analyst covering the general retail sector for Dexia Securities in Paris before moving to a managerial position in the equity research department of Exane BNP Paribas. More recently, Raphael was Chief Investment Officer at Seilern Investment Management, as well as being portfolio manager of the equity funds Stryx World Growth and Stryx America, both of which received 5 star Morningstar and Lipper ratings.
Raphael graduated from Sciences Po Paris, holds a degree in economics from University La Sorbonne and also received a diploma from the Société Française des Analystes Financiers (SFAF).