Meet the Managers

Sacha Duparc - C.E.O and Founder

Mr. Duparc has over 16 years of industry experience. He heads BCV's Structured Products desk since 2009, and previously worked at Credit Suisse as a Vice President in the Quantitative Strategies Group and was responsible for client advisory, quantitative research, analysis and modeling. He joined Credit Suisse in 2004 from Amaranth Advisors LLC., where he was an Associate on the Commodity Derivatives Trading Desk. Before that Mr. Duparc joined Allegheny Energy Global Markets LLC in 2001 and served as a Quantitative Analyst until 2003. Mr. Duparc holds a MS in Applied Economics and Finance from Paris IX University and a MA in International Economics and Finance from Brandeis University. Mr. Duparc is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designee, a Financial Risk Manager (FRM), and a candidate to the CFA level III examination.

Guillaume Annarumma - Head of Portfolio Structuring and Quantitative Modeling

Mr. Annarumma is our head of portfolio structuring and quantitative modeling. Mr. Annarumma was an Interest Rate Exotics Trader at Wachovia Bank in London where he was in charge of creating and pricing Exotic Interest Rate derivative products. Mr. Annarumma joined Wachovia Bank from Calyon in New York in 2006 where he was an Interest Rate Trader in charge of establishing and managing the bank’s interest-rate derivatives books covering Canada and Mexico. He also was in charge of creating, managing, and hedging complex structured products. Mr. Annarumma holds a MS in Applied Economics and Finance from Paris IX University, a MA in International Economics and Finance from Brandeis University and a MA in Mathematical Finance from Boston University.

Our reputation is everything
  • Our clients' interests always come first. Experience has proven that superior services precede success. Integrity and honesty are at the heart of our business, therefore complying fully with the letter and spirit of the laws, rules and ethical principles are essential to insure our continued success.
  • We recognize that time-tested methodologies generally offer the best results, yet we constantly strive to find better answers to our clients’ problems by stressing creativity and imagination in crafting solutions for our clients.
  • We pride ourselves on employing the latest practices and the most advanced techniques that have or are to become industry standards.
  • We constantly strive to anticipate the rapidly changing needs of our clients and to develop new services to meet those needs.
  • We frequently receive confidential information as part of our normal client relationships. To use confidential information improperly or carelessly would be unimaginable.

Team expertise and qualifications
  • Consultative Culture: Extensive track record in providing value-added solutions to specific client needs. 
  • Market Experience: Thorough understanding of global economies and capital markets’ dynamics. 
  • Specialized Knowledge: Broad experience in Pension Finance, Endowment and Foundation requirements. 
  • Quantitative Excellence: A group of professionals with advanced degrees in mathematics, finance, and economics. 
  • Global Perspective: Experience in working with large pension funds and corporations worldwide.

Independent, Unbiased, Objective
  • QMS Advisors is not affiliated with any other company or joint venture; we work diligently to maintain our independence and avoid any conflicts of interest.
  • We do not offer investment management or securities brokerage services or serve as a consultant to investment managers, investment advisors, brokers or registered investment companies.
  • We have no involvement in brokerage commission arrangements, one hundred percent of our revenue represents fees paid by clients for investment consulting services rendered.
  • We have consciously forgone these additional revenue opportunities to maintain the highest level of independence in the industry.

QMS Advisors' associates have experience with the world’s most prominent clients including sovereign wealth funds, public and corporate defined benefit plans, corporate treasury departments, endowments, foundations, insurance companies, and private wealth investment programs. We are convinced that our wealth of experience helps provide our clients with the most efficient approach to wealth management.