Fine art collector – Expert in financial engineering – Strong negociation skills – International art and financial network – Author of several books on marcro economics
MICHEL SANTI, General Manger of Art Trading and Finance, started his career as a foreign exchange trader in 1986 and became head of forex trading desks for several major banks in Switzerland.
In 1993, he co-founded his own wealth management company in Geneva, Switzerland, and created several hedge funds, while teaching economics as a university professor. He has served as an advisor to various central banks and sovereign funds in emerging countries.
Moreover, he is the author of several books on macroeconomics and the financial industry and writes weekly columns for daily financial newspapers in Switzerland, France and Lebanon.
Since 2007, he has contributed to his own blog, www.michelsanti.fr. This economic and financial website is one of the most widely viewed and read in Switzerland and France.
Michel started his own fine art collection in 2007. It focuses mainly on impressionist and surrealist art. This passion and experience led him to create Art Trading and Finance in 2015. The company is incorporated in Geneva, Switzerland.
Strong Experience in administration – Organisational skills – Director of human resources – Elaboration and implementation of marketing strategies on the social networks
CHRISTIAN-MARC KELLER, Administrative Director of Art Trading & Finance, has a Swiss banking diploma and over 30 years experience in the accounting and administrative departments of Swiss, American and Arabic Banks.
In 1993, he created his own wealth management company in Geneva. Hence he could apply his organizational skills, computer programming and structural set-up knowledge as executive director and chief of staff of his company.
Constantly looking for new challenges, his love for renovation and building construction led him, in 2002, to create and to perform all the infrastructure and logistics as well as the architectural renovation of a hotel boutique restaurants in the Middle East.
With a practical mind and a talent in designing residential constructions, he continues to regularly conduct renovations and building constructions in different countries.
AT & F is a new challenge for him to combine his experience, creativity and organizational skills in the prestigious world of art.