Key People

Davide Alfano

Founder and Managing Partner - Multi-strategy and Multi-manager Solutions

​​Davide is a portfolio manager with a proven and consistent track-record investing in equities and in manager selection, with a focus on hedge funds and liquid alternative investment solutions.

 

​An investment professional with 20 years’ experience at top tier asset management companies and boutique firms, Davide has extensive experience in multiple jurisdictions including Italy, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

 

Before founding Kaleidoscope Capital, Davide spent 10 years working for the hedge fund competence centre of Generali Group where, in particular, he was responsible for investments in the equity long/short strategy for European and Asian managers and portfolio manager of Generali’s flagship funds in that strategy.

Previously, Davide worked as equity portfolio manager at Epsilon SGR, an independent boutique focused on proprietary quantitative methods to select investments which is now part of Eurizon Capital, one of the largest asset managers in Europe.

 

Davide holds an MSc Economics and Finance from Warwick Business School and a degree in Economics and Social Science from Bocconi University.

 

Davide also served as an officer in the Italian Navy and is an active sailor.

 

Bobby Console Verma

Partner - Family Offices Solutions

Bobby is a Capital Markets, Private Equity & Real Estate professional with over 20 year experience at top tier investment banks and boutique firms. With a track record in asset management, emerging private equity, credit derivative markets and financial modelling he has extensive experience in multiple jurisdictions including Luxembourg, Mauritius, Bermuda and sub Saharan Africa.

He holds a BEng in Aeronautical Engineering and a MSIdiploma specializing in Bond Markets, Futures & Options and Portfolio Management. Bobby is proud to support the charity City Gateway and fully supports the tremendous work they do in transforming the lives of disadvantaged Londoners.

He is actively involved in their mentoring programme.

 

Edoardo Ugolini

Advisory Board - Trading Investment Solutions & Macro Strategist

Edoardo spent his entire career in the financial and asset management industry in Italy, Switzerland and U.S.

Since 2020 Senior Portfolio Manager at Amaranto Sim as Global Macro Fund Manager, he was previously deputy CIO at Zest SA, Switzerland.

Formerly he was CEO for Intesa Sanpaolo's Alternative Investments Company (Nextra Alternative Investments Sgr), and CEO/CIO at Clessidra Alternative Investments Sgr, managing FOHFs and single manager funds.

Edoardo also held the role of Head of private banking at Epta SIM, and Head of Futures and Options market making and trading at Banca Popolare di Milano. He started his career at JP Morgan as Treasury Officer.

He holds a post graduate finance course gained in New York and International Law degree at Milan University.

Omar Zaghis

Advisory Board - Illiquid Alternative Investments

 

Omar has over 20 years experience in the traditional and alternative investment spheres, spending much of his career introducing investment solutions to Institutional Investors and Family Offices.

Before founding Cleopatra Consulting UK in 2011, Mr Zaghis worked as Managing Director heading the European Sales & Marketing forces of Aladin Capital Holdings, a $12b Fixed Income Alternative Asset Manager and before as Director was reposnsible for Mediterrean Instituional clients for First Avenue Partners.

Previoulsy he worked at Deutsche Bank PWM in Geneva, J.P. Morgan Private Bank and Caboto, where he started his career as Institutional Equity Sales from NY Office

Omar maintains the firm's relationships with Investor Partners and Manage Partners in the UK, Middle East, Switzerland and Europe.

Ajay Hoxha

Advisory Board - Emerging Manager Solutions

 

Ajay is the managing director of Hoxha Investments, which is part of Hoxha Group, a multi-family office specializing in direct investments and seeding and acceleration agreements with smaller and emerging managers.

 

Kaleidoscope Capital Limited is an appointed representative of MJ Hudson Advisers Limited, which is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority