Who we are

Michael Charles Thalmann

Managing Partner

Michael is Swiss diplomacy and accuracy, making him the perfect choice to take over the helm at Anchorage Asset Management. Born and raised in Switzerland, his career spans more than forty years. He began in wealth management and banking (UBS, Deutsche Bank, and Republic National Bank of New York, to name just a few). In 1996, Michael co-founded his first Asset Management Company in Zug, followed by another in 2001. His years of experience will surely lead Anchorage in the right direction.

Filippo Pignatti Morano di Custoza


Having grown up in South Africa, studied in Italy and Austria, and spent time in the US, UK, and Australia, Filippo is perfectly positioned to take on his position as President of Anchorage’s newest venture. He is fluent in four languages and has immense experience in the banking sector, having served as a director or president of various Boards of Directors with previous extensive experience in the private banking sector.

Fedele Cova

Investment Committee Member

With his master’s in finance from the London Business School and over thirty years of experience, Mr. Cova is a tremendously valued member of Anchorage Asset Management, building the cornerstone of our team. His track record has exceeded that of his peers throughout the years, and he is more than well-placed to build the fundament of our ideology by which our team can contribute, grow, and succeed.