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About Pactum

We connect the investment needs of institutional investors with the liquidity needs of successful companies.

ABOUT PACTUM

Pactum is a FINMA regulated asset manager located in Zurich. Its origin dates back to 2016 when it was incorporated as a specialised asset management boutique.

Today, a team of 15 experienced professionals offers innovative working capital solutions. Pactum turns tailored working capital financing solutions into innovative investment opportunities.

  • Passion: We love our work and have fun performing.
  • Entrepreneurship: We are entrepreneurs, take ownership and meet challenges head on.
  • One Team: We share our skills, knowledge and experience. We live integrity, honesty and fairness.
  • Partnership: We are trustworthy and responsive partners.
  • Learning: We take pride in learning and improving ourselves.
  • Excellence: We offer high quality in everything we do. We are agile and always deliver-to-promise.

We create value by turning tailored working capital financing solutions into innovative investment opportunities.

The Team


Partner - Chief Executive Officer

Joscha Rosenbauer

rosenbauer@pactum.ch
Joscha Rosenbauer

Partner - Chief Executive Officer

Joscha Rosenbauer

rosenbauer@pactum.ch

Joscha has spent the last 15+ years in the automotive and financial industry in various roles and countries. His professional career began with Porsche in Stuttgart and lead to the UK, US and Switzerland. His last position with Porsche being Director of Sales for Switzerland. In 2016, Joscha founded the asset manager that was to become Pactum.


Partner - Chief Investment Officer

Maurus Bossi, CFA

bossi@pactum.ch
Maurus Bossi, CFA

Partner - Chief Investment Officer

Maurus Bossi, CFA

bossi@pactum.ch

Maurus is a CFA Charterholder and a seasoned asset management expert with more than 20 years of experience in institutional asset management (traditional and alternative investments). His career includes, among others, senior management positions at UBS Asset Management, Zurich Cantonal Bank Asset Management, AlphaSwiss Group and Valinor Group. He has a degree in Business Administration from the University of Zurich, Switzerland.


Partner - Chief Investment Architect

Rick Pearson

pearson@pactum.ch
Rick Pearson

Partner - Chief Investment Architect

Rick Pearson

pearson@pactum.ch

Rick started his career in the early 90’s trading Government bonds at Salomon Brothers straight from Oxford University. After having spent time heading trading desks throughout the ‘90s in London and a stint running one of the largest UK Gilt trading (books in thew) funds in the World, he then moved to Switzerland and launched his own hedge fund. Eight successful years later with the fund having peaked with over $15bn of fixed-income exposure he switched his focus to the asset-backed space where he was instrumental in the design of the first receivables securitisation under the new ESA regulation. Bringing nearly 30 years of funding and money-markets expertise to the team, Rick heads up product design and investment management at Pactum.


Joscha Rosenbauer

Partner - Chief Executive Officer

Joscha Rosenbauer

rosenbauer@pactum.ch

Joscha has spent the last 15+ years in the automotive and financial industry in various roles and countries. His professional career began with Porsche in Stuttgart and lead to the UK, US and Switzerland. His last position with Porsche being Director of Sales for Switzerland. In 2016, Joscha founded the asset manager that was to become Pactum.


Maurus Bossi, CFA

Partner - Chief Investment Officer

Maurus Bossi, CFA

bossi@pactum.ch

Maurus is a CFA Charterholder and a seasoned asset management expert with more than 20 years of experience in institutional asset management (traditional and alternative investments). His career includes, among others, senior management positions at UBS Asset Management, Zurich Cantonal Bank Asset Management, AlphaSwiss Group and Valinor Group. He has a degree in Business Administration from the University of Zurich, Switzerland.


Rick Pearson

Partner - Chief Investment Architect

Rick Pearson

pearson@pactum.ch

Rick started his career in the early 90’s trading Government bonds at Salomon Brothers straight from Oxford University. After having spent time heading trading desks throughout the ‘90s in London and a stint running one of the largest UK Gilt trading (books in thew) funds in the World, he then moved to Switzerland and launched his own hedge fund. Eight successful years later with the fund having peaked with over $15bn of fixed-income exposure he switched his focus to the asset-backed space where he was instrumental in the design of the first receivables securitisation under the new ESA regulation. Bringing nearly 30 years of funding and money-markets expertise to the team, Rick heads up product design and investment management at Pactum.


Partner - Head Legal & Compliance

Dr. Mark-Oliver Baumgarten, LL.M.

baumgarten@pactum.ch
Dr. Mark-Oliver Baumgarten, LL.M.

Partner - Head Legal & Compliance

Dr. Mark-Oliver Baumgarten, LL.M.

baumgarten@pactum.ch

Mark has been a business lawyer in Zurich since 1996 with a specialised focus on financial markets, investment funds, real estate and capital markets. In 2004 he became a recognized representative of issuers at SIX Swiss Exchange and has been partner of a law firm (head of the banking department), served as executive board member of the Swiss Bankers Association SBA and a member of the expert committees of business associations such as economiesuisse and SFAMA.


Partner - Head of Institutional Sales

Wolfgang Männer

maenner@pactum.ch
Wolfgang Männer

Partner - Head of Institutional Sales

Wolfgang Männer

maenner@pactum.ch

Wolfgang is a CAIA Charterholder with over 20 years of experience in the advisory of large institutional investors and family offices worldwide. He is a former Head of Business Development for a quantitative investment manager in San Francisco and has worked in similar positions at Edmond de Rothschild, Credit Suisse and Pictet. Wolfgang graduated with a BA in Economics from the University of Heidelberg, Germany and a Master’s in Finance from the University of Basel, Switzerland.


Partner - Chief Sourcing Officer

Alain Samne

samne@pactum.ch
Alain Samne

Partner - Chief Sourcing Officer

Alain Samne

samne@pactum.ch

Alain brings extensive business experience and management skills acquired over a 30-year career that spans across corporate, private & non-governmental sectors, in both established & emerging markets. His previous roles include procurement innovation & supply chain financing at CORNING, commodities trading at MB Barter & Trading, and standards development at the International Organization for Standardisation (ISO).


Dr. Mark-Oliver Baumgarten, LL.M.

Partner - Head Legal & Compliance

Dr. Mark-Oliver Baumgarten, LL.M.

baumgarten@pactum.ch

Mark has been a business lawyer in Zurich since 1996 with a specialised focus on financial markets, investment funds, real estate and capital markets. In 2004 he became a recognized representative of issuers at SIX Swiss Exchange and has been partner of a law firm (head of the banking department), served as executive board member of the Swiss Bankers Association SBA and a member of the expert committees of business associations such as economiesuisse and SFAMA.


Wolfgang Männer

Partner - Head of Institutional Sales

Wolfgang Männer

maenner@pactum.ch

Wolfgang is a CAIA Charterholder with over 20 years of experience in the advisory of large institutional investors and family offices worldwide. He is a former Head of Business Development for a quantitative investment manager in San Francisco and has worked in similar positions at Edmond de Rothschild, Credit Suisse and Pictet. Wolfgang graduated with a BA in Economics from the University of Heidelberg, Germany and a Master’s in Finance from the University of Basel, Switzerland.


Alain Samne

Partner - Chief Sourcing Officer

Alain Samne

samne@pactum.ch

Alain brings extensive business experience and management skills acquired over a 30-year career that spans across corporate, private & non-governmental sectors, in both established & emerging markets. His previous roles include procurement innovation & supply chain financing at CORNING, commodities trading at MB Barter & Trading, and standards development at the International Organization for Standardisation (ISO).


Partner - Sourcing

Peter Gorini

gorini@pactum.ch
Peter Gorini

Partner - Sourcing

Peter Gorini

gorini@pactum.ch

Peter has spent the past 25+ years in the information and communication industry. He was also the co-founder of several successful start-ups in the big data and IT-infrastructure arenas before in 2018 focussing on asset-backed lending solutions.


Partner - Sourcing

Carlo Moratti

moratti@pactum.ch
Carlo Moratti

Partner - Sourcing

Carlo Moratti

moratti@pactum.ch

Carlo started his career as a professional trainer and tournament tennis player in Switzerland, Italy and the US. From 1996 onwards he founded several successful companies in the real estate and marketing industries. In addition, he co-founded Packshotfactory AG in Zurich and Cluj (Romania), a company active in the field of e-commerce and digital production workflows.


Partner - Institutional Sales

Michael Friedrich

friedrich@pactum.ch
Michael Friedrich

Partner - Institutional Sales

Michael Friedrich

friedrich@pactum.ch

Michael is a successful investment specialist with more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry. After positions at UBS and Dresdner Bank (Switzerland) AG, he founded his own asset management company in Switzerland in 1998. He was also a co-founder and board member of Nomasis AG, today one of the leading Swiss providers for mobile solutions for IT & security.


Peter Gorini

Partner - Sourcing

Peter Gorini

gorini@pactum.ch

Peter has spent the past 25+ years in the information and communication industry. He was also the co-founder of several successful start-ups in the big data and IT-infrastructure arenas before in 2018 focussing on asset-backed lending solutions.


Carlo Moratti

Partner - Sourcing

Carlo Moratti

moratti@pactum.ch

Carlo started his career as a professional trainer and tournament tennis player in Switzerland, Italy and the US. From 1996 onwards he founded several successful companies in the real estate and marketing industries. In addition, he co-founded Packshotfactory AG in Zurich and Cluj (Romania), a company active in the field of e-commerce and digital production workflows.


Michael Friedrich

Partner - Institutional Sales

Michael Friedrich

friedrich@pactum.ch

Michael is a successful investment specialist with more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry. After positions at UBS and Dresdner Bank (Switzerland) AG, he founded his own asset management company in Switzerland in 1998. He was also a co-founder and board member of Nomasis AG, today one of the leading Swiss providers for mobile solutions for IT & security.


Partner - Institutional Sales

Benedikt Rieger

rieger@pactum.ch
Benedikt Rieger

Partner - Institutional Sales

Benedikt Rieger

rieger@pactum.ch

Benedikt is a seasoned investment advisor and relationship manager with lengthy experience in the financial market.Previously a partner at Strategic Swiss Partners, a leading management and financial advisory firm focused on private equity and M&A transactions and prior to that, Benedikt was a member of the board and business development manager of the ATP Swiss Indoors Basel.


Manager - Institutional Sales

Raphael Hirsiger

hirsiger@pactum.ch
Raphael Hirsiger

Manager - Institutional Sales

Raphael Hirsiger

hirsiger@pactum.ch

Raphael has more than 10 years’ experience in the financial industry. His career took him through several departments in IT, compliance, and digitalisation at Credit Suisse. Most recently, he implemented new technologies as a project manager. At the same time, he completed his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a focus in Banking & Finance at Zurich School of Economics.


Partner - Deputy Chief Investment Officer

Mike Johnson, CFA

johnson@pactum.ch
Mike Johnson, CFA

Partner - Deputy Chief Investment Officer

Mike Johnson, CFA

johnson@pactum.ch

Mike is a CFA charter holder with more than 15 years’ experience in asset management. His career began in London where he worked for GAM as Research Manager for their hedge funds and alternatives business. Mike has worked in Switzerland for the last 12 years covering hedge fund, private equity, private debt, and project finance strategies.


Benedikt Rieger

Partner - Institutional Sales

Benedikt Rieger

rieger@pactum.ch

Benedikt is a seasoned investment advisor and relationship manager with lengthy experience in the financial market.Previously a partner at Strategic Swiss Partners, a leading management and financial advisory firm focused on private equity and M&A transactions and prior to that, Benedikt was a member of the board and business development manager of the ATP Swiss Indoors Basel.


Raphael Hirsiger

Manager - Institutional Sales

Raphael Hirsiger

hirsiger@pactum.ch

Raphael has more than 10 years’ experience in the financial industry. His career took him through several departments in IT, compliance, and digitalisation at Credit Suisse. Most recently, he implemented new technologies as a project manager. At the same time, he completed his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a focus in Banking & Finance at Zurich School of Economics.


Mike Johnson, CFA

Partner - Deputy Chief Investment Officer

Mike Johnson, CFA

johnson@pactum.ch

Mike is a CFA charter holder with more than 15 years’ experience in asset management. His career began in London where he worked for GAM as Research Manager for their hedge funds and alternatives business. Mike has worked in Switzerland for the last 12 years covering hedge fund, private equity, private debt, and project finance strategies.


Partner - Investment Management

Derek Palmer

palmer@pactum.ch
Derek Palmer

Partner - Investment Management

Derek Palmer

palmer@pactum.ch

Derek has wealth of experience and expertise understanding financial instruments, operational procedures, as well as risk and compliance in portfolio management. His ability to adapt to a constantly evolving and ever-changing regulatory and operational environment significantly supports Pactum in structuring and managing its asset management operations.


Executive Assistant

Nadja Wildi

wildi@pactum.ch
Nadja Wildi

Executive Assistant

Nadja Wildi

wildi@pactum.ch

Nadja is an accomplished Executive Assistant with over 10 years of experience handling a wide range of functions for upper and lower level Executives / Senior Management Teams in a variety of industries including banking.


Manager - Sourcing

Anna Rosenbauer

anna.rosenbauer@pactum.ch
Anna Rosenbauer

Manager - Sourcing

Anna Rosenbauer

anna.rosenbauer@pactum.ch

Anna is a marketing and organisation expert with more than 15 years experience. Her passion lies with high quality products and services. Hence, she has worked in various industries such as FMCG, sports and automotive across Europe. Her strong background covers brand marketing, strategy, dialog marketing, CRM, and events.


Derek Palmer

Partner - Investment Management

Derek Palmer

palmer@pactum.ch

Derek has wealth of experience and expertise understanding financial instruments, operational procedures, as well as risk and compliance in portfolio management. His ability to adapt to a constantly evolving and ever-changing regulatory and operational environment significantly supports Pactum in structuring and managing its asset management operations.


Nadja Wildi

Executive Assistant

Nadja Wildi

wildi@pactum.ch

Nadja is an accomplished Executive Assistant with over 10 years of experience handling a wide range of functions for upper and lower level Executives / Senior Management Teams in a variety of industries including banking.


Anna Rosenbauer

Manager - Sourcing

Anna Rosenbauer

anna.rosenbauer@pactum.ch

Anna is a marketing and organisation expert with more than 15 years experience. Her passion lies with high quality products and services. Hence, she has worked in various industries such as FMCG, sports and automotive across Europe. Her strong background covers brand marketing, strategy, dialog marketing, CRM, and events.


Intern - Sourcing

Morris Campbell

campbell@pactum.ch
Morris Campbell

Intern - Sourcing

Morris Campbell

campbell@pactum.ch

Morris is currently finishing his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at the University of St. Gallen. His previous experiences range from academic research at the Institute of Technology Management to administrative work in the Cantonal Hospital of Winterthur. He is passionate about music, sports and travelling, and enjoys volunteering in student-run clubs or philanthropic organizations in his free time.


Morris Campbell

Intern - Sourcing

Morris Campbell

campbell@pactum.ch

Morris is currently finishing his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at the University of St. Gallen. His previous experiences range from academic research at the Institute of Technology Management to administrative work in the Cantonal Hospital of Winterthur. He is passionate about music, sports and travelling, and enjoys volunteering in student-run clubs or philanthropic organizations in his free time.


Member of the Advisory Board

Tecla Solari

solari@pactum.ch
Tecla Solari

Member of the Advisory Board

Tecla Solari

solari@pactum.ch

Tecla is a seasoned general manager with 25 years of entrepreneurial experience in Financial Services and Technology.


Member of the Advisory Board

Hans Knöpfel

knoepfel@pactum.ch
Hans Knöpfel

Member of the Advisory Board

Hans Knöpfel

knoepfel@pactum.ch

As an independent Senior Advisor & Sparring Partner, Hans has been successfully accompanying medium-sized to large multinational companies for over 30 years.

His focus is on business model innovation and performance improvement. He started his career in the mechanical and electrical engineering industry in the areas of production and development.

He then headed the marketing, sales and technical support of a large computer retailer in Switzerland before joining KPMG where he was responsible for industrial and IT projects.

He helped build up the EMBA in SCM at the ETHZ and was chairman for many years.


Member of the advisory board

Teresa Mandl

mandl@pactum.ch
Teresa Mandl

Member of the advisory board

Teresa Mandl

mandl@pactum.ch

Teresa’s career began in the family business and led her through stations at the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Arthur Andersen and IBM Storage Solutions Marketing USA. Since 2000, she has been running her own company, T.V.T swissconsult gmbh, which advises companies of all sizes and industries in the areas of innovation, product and service development as well as implementation in design. In addition, she teaches innovation management as a lecturer at the HSLU and the ZHAW in CAS and MAS courses. In January 2012 Mandl was awarded the title of “Business Newcomer of the Year” by the Swiss magazine “Women in Business”. She is also an award winner and member of the GenerationCEO network of female managers.


Tecla Solari

Member of the Advisory Board

Tecla Solari

solari@pactum.ch

Tecla is a seasoned general manager with 25 years of entrepreneurial experience in Financial Services and Technology.


Hans Knöpfel

Member of the Advisory Board

Hans Knöpfel

knoepfel@pactum.ch

As an independent Senior Advisor & Sparring Partner, Hans has been successfully accompanying medium-sized to large multinational companies for over 30 years.

His focus is on business model innovation and performance improvement. He started his career in the mechanical and electrical engineering industry in the areas of production and development.

He then headed the marketing, sales and technical support of a large computer retailer in Switzerland before joining KPMG where he was responsible for industrial and IT projects.

He helped build up the EMBA in SCM at the ETHZ and was chairman for many years.


Teresa Mandl

Member of the advisory board

Teresa Mandl

mandl@pactum.ch

Teresa’s career began in the family business and led her through stations at the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Arthur Andersen and IBM Storage Solutions Marketing USA. Since 2000, she has been running her own company, T.V.T swissconsult gmbh, which advises companies of all sizes and industries in the areas of innovation, product and service development as well as implementation in design. In addition, she teaches innovation management as a lecturer at the HSLU and the ZHAW in CAS and MAS courses. In January 2012 Mandl was awarded the title of “Business Newcomer of the Year” by the Swiss magazine “Women in Business”. She is also an award winner and member of the GenerationCEO network of female managers.


Chairman of the Board

Dr. Peter Damisch

damisch@pactum.ch
Dr. Peter Damisch

Chairman of the Board

Dr. Peter Damisch

damisch@pactum.ch

member of the board

Prof. Dr. Patrick Krauskopf

krauskopf@pactum.ch
Prof. Dr. Patrick Krauskopf

member of the board

Prof. Dr. Patrick Krauskopf

krauskopf@pactum.ch

member of the board

Bernhard Maier

maier@pactum.ch
Bernhard Maier

member of the board

Bernhard Maier

maier@pactum.ch

Dr. Peter Damisch

Chairman of the Board

Dr. Peter Damisch

damisch@pactum.ch

Prof. Dr. Patrick Krauskopf

member of the board

Prof. Dr. Patrick Krauskopf

krauskopf@pactum.ch

Bernhard Maier

member of the board

Bernhard Maier

maier@pactum.ch

Member of the board

Stefan Theis

theis@pactum.ch
Stefan Theis

Member of the board

Stefan Theis

theis@pactum.ch

Stefan Theis

Member of the board

Stefan Theis

theis@pactum.ch


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