• Daniel Nilsson Sterneby

    Managing Partner & Executive Chairman

    Daniel Sterneby har 20 års erfarenhet av internationell finansmarknad. Innan Daniel började på ACT år 2010, arbetade han som placeringsrådgivare för förmögna privatpersoner på Banque Havilland och Kaupthing Bank i Luxemburg. 2002 var Daniel delaktig i starten av Svenska Handelsbanken Zürich Branch. Dessförinnan var han ansvarig för kapitalplaceringsgruppen på Handelsbanken Haninge Centrum. Daniel Sterneby har ekon.kand i Finansiering från Örebro Universitet och i Nationalekonomi från Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, Österrike. Han talar svenska, engelska och tyska, samt har baskunskaper i franska och spanska. Daniel föddes 1975 i Västerås och bor utanför Zürich med sin fru och dotter. Fritiden spenderar Daniel gärna med släkt och vänner på västkusten. Han tycker också om att spela golf och åka skidor/snowboard.

  • André Lüdi

    Senior Partner & Board Member

    André Lüdi har över 30 års erfarenhet från finansbranschen, både inom Investment Banking och Private Banking. Efter avslutad bankutbildning på Swiss Bank Corporation (SBC) i Basel arbetade han under 14 år som ädelmetall- och valutahandlare för flera banker i Basel, Genève och Toronto. Därefter flyttade André till Zürich där han började arbeta för Zurich Insurance för att 1998 starta inom Private Banking. Under åtta år tog han hand om förmögna skandinaviska privatpersoner på UBS AG och VP Bank (Schweiz) AG. I juni 2006 grundade André Lüdi ett eget kapitalförvaltningsbolag som var del av Aquila Group. André drev bolaget i nio år innan han anslöt till ACT. André Lüdi har genomgått ett flertal vidareutbildningar inom finansområdet inklusive Risk & Return från Swiss Institute for Banking and Finance vid St. Gallens universitet. Han talar tyska, engelska och franska samt har baskunskaper i svenska. Fritiden tillägnar André sin familj och sina hobbies skidåkning, fotboll och resor.

  • Mathis Aerne

    Partner & Board Member

    Mathis Aerne har sju års arbetslivserfahrenhet inom finans, administration och handel. Hos sin före detta arbetsgivare Evonik Degussa var han ansvarig för kunderna i Skandinavien och Storbritannien. Fyra års studier vid Handelsskolan i Zürich föregicks av en termin vid University of Miami, parad med golfundervisning på David Leadbetter Golf Academy. Mathis har även spelat i det schweiziska golflandslaget. Han föddes 1990 i Zürich och har dubbelt medborgarskap (svenskt/schweiziskt). Mathis talar tyska, svenska, engelska och franska. På fritiden spelar Mathis, förutom golf, gärna tennis och snooker. Han har dessutom ett stort musikintresse.

  • Jessica Sterneby

    Senior Partner & Board Member

    Jessica is Senior Partner at ACT Asset Management AG with over 20 years of experience form the financial sector.

    Over the years she has built up a broad international network of experts within the financial area, such as lawyers, international tax advisors and corporate administrators. Before joining ACT, Jessica worked seven years as Executive Director and Senior Relationship Manager for Bank Julius Baer in Zurich. Prior to Julius Baer, she worked 17 years for Svenska Handelsbanken; starting on a part-time basis in Gothenburg, working as Relationship Manager in Stockholm and in Luxembourg, and eventually as Head of the Advisory Team and Deputy Branch Manager in Zurich. Jessica Sterneby graduated with a Master´s degree in Economics from Jönköping International Business School, Sweden, and Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada. Jessica is fluent in Swedish, English, and German. In her spare time she enjoys skiing, artwork, reading, and playing golf.

  • Tony Andersson

    CFA, Portfolio Manager

    Tony Andersson is managing FundaQuental at ACT Asset Management. He has over 15 years of investment experience from both global growth and value investing. Tony was the co-portfolio manager at Pictet’s Digital Fund, and also previously at Nordea’s European Value Fund. He has multi-asset experience and has deep expertise in Information Technology, Media, Telecom and Healthcare which he gained during various stages as a senior equity analyst. Tony started his career in finance as a quantitative analyst for UBS developing a pricing model for interest rate derivatives. UBS later allowed him to excel in fixed income analysis before taking on equities which became a life-long passion. Before assuming portfolio management duties, Tony was the lead equity analyst for global Technology and Telecom at UBS FS in New York. Tony is a CFA charter holder, holds a Master of Science in Engineering Physics and has an entrepreneurial flair which culminated in a Media start-up incubated during 2011 by Stockholm School of Economics business lab. Tony, a native Swede, is married with two children and enjoys sports, particularly if it involves a puck, a ball or snow. In addition to Swedish, he speaks English and German.

  • Emmanuelle Imbert Luft

    LLM, External Legal & Compliance Advisor

    Emmanuelle Imbert Luft has over twenty years' experience in working as a lawyer and has been working for ACT Asset Management on a case by case basis, upon request, since 2013. She established her own independent consultancy activity in 2010. Previously, she advised and represented clients in France, where she is admitted to the bar in Paris since 1997, and Germany and worked as a senior legal in-house counsel for different major companies within the financial industry in Switzerland. She also created and led the legal department of an insurance company established in Liechtenstein.

    Her experience includes working in-house in drafting contract wordings, managing claims disputes, establishing compliance framework.

    Most recently she advised her clients on:

    • Financial transactions
    • Insurance and reinsurance wordings
    • Merger and acquisitions
    • Regulatory considerations
    • Commutations, run-off, retrocessions.
    • Cross-border issues


    Emmanuelle also supports her clients with their corporate legal needs, including the preparation of board meetings and general meetings.

    Emmanuelle speaks French, German and English and she has basic knowledge in Spanish and Italian.

Daniel Sterneby

André Lüdi

Mathis Aerne

Jessica Sterneby

Tony Andersson

Emmanuelle Imbert Luft