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Illumina Capital Management AG

Illumina Capital Management is a Swiss based independent firm specialized in delivering comprehensive wealth management and investment counseling services to high-net-worth individuals. The firm's commitment to security, discretion, and independence is unwavering, achieved through partnerships with esteemed custodian banks and open platform relationships. This approach eliminates potential conflicts of interest, ensuring that the clients' best interests are always at the forefront.

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Investment strategies

Illumina Capital Management meticulously tailors each investment strategy based on the individual's risk tolerance and time frame. The firm's primary objective is to deliver a long-term investment strategy that is both robust and agile, enabling the firm to react swiftly to changing financial and investment conditions. Exceeding the clients' expectations over the long run is the goal, thereby fostering enduring, meaningful relationships.


The firm's investment philosophy is centered on the principle of balancing growth and risk. Illumina Capital Management focuses on investing in high-quality assets that demonstrate strong potential for appreciation while also managing risk through careful analysis and diversification. The ultimate aim is to ensure that the clients feel comfortable and reassured about their investment decisions.


Superior client service and discretion are integral components of Illumina Capital Management's approach. The results-oriented team of experienced and dedicated professionals is steadfast in their commitment to both the clients and the firm, ensuring stability and continuity in everything the firm does.

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Regulations & Compliance

Illumina Capital Management is a regulated entity by FINMA according to article 2, Abs.1 lit. a, of the Financial institutions Act, FinIA, SR 954.1, and supervised by the AOOS – Supervisory Organization for Asset Managers and Trustees, adhering to the highest standards of professionalism and integrity. Furthermore, the firm has delegated the risk management and compliance functions to the company BV & Compliance Sagl. in Lugano, Switzerland, to ensure that these critical aspects of the business are in the hands of experienced professionals.

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Our Vision


At Illumina Capital Management, our mission as independent asset managers is to provide high quality asset management services, meticulously tailoring investment strategies to meet each client's unique needs while emphasizing a balanced approach to risk and returns. Our broad spectrum of superior investment solutions is rooted in robust partnerships with top-tier financial institutions, ensuring we maintain our independent advisory role. This enables us to create optimal conditions for wealth building. As corporate and fiduciary providers, we deliver tailor made solutions designed to optimize our clients' corporate structures globally.



In our commitment to aligning investment strategies with each client's specific circumstances and needs, our performance must reflect the uniqueness of every individual. Our streamlined organizational structure empowers us with the agility to swiftly adapt to market conditions, allowing our clients to capitalize on market trends in a timely manner.


Quick response time

We prioritize your time and consistently aim to provide the fastest possible response to your inquiries.



We are dedicated to safeguarding your privacy and confidentiality, adhering to stringent rules and regulations. Our state-of-the-art technological infrastructure ensures your information is protected.



At Illumina, clients do not deal with turnover issues common at larger institutions. A long-lasting relationship based on integrity and trust builds a mutual understanding that over time translates into better performance and optimal conditions for increasing wealth and client satisfaction.


Open Platform

Our money management and advisory services operate on an open platform format, allowing us to work with your existing financial institution or custodian bank. This open platform guarantees the independence of our advisory and money management services, offering competitive pricing and eliminating conflicts of interest.

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Wealth Management

At Illumina Capital Management, we offer tailored and comprehensive investment advice, providing a full range of global investment alternatives. Our process begins by defining your goals concerning the management of your wealth. We operate in global markets, including established markets like the USA and Europe, as well as regions such as Asia, South America, and selected emerging markets.


Where necessary, we rely on reputable external investment managers to complement our network, forming the cornerstone of our investment policy, which we implement within our clients' portfolios. Our approach emphasizes risk management alongside the expected returns of all investments. Our objective is to achieve superior performance within controlled risk parameters.

Some of our specific products are:

  • Securities and foreign exchange dealings 

  • Execution of stock market transactions worldwide

  • Fixed income bonds in both developed and emerging markets

  • Trading in alternative instruments (hedge funds, derivatives,structured products and private equity)

  • Custody of physical gold

  • Several ETFs Funds and Certificates

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The Team

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Markus Josef Gresch

Mr. Markus Gresch, LIC, IUR., LLM serves as the president and board member of Illumina Capital Management SA. In addition to his duties at Illumina, he sits on the board of over 25 Swiss Companies including the Proman AG Group, one of the leading trading and procurement companies in the world. Earlier in life, He was engaged as consultant for multinational companies with Winterthur Life Insurance, where he was responsible for pension planning services. Mr. Gresch completed his studies of Law at the University of Zurich where he obtained a Lic. Jur Dregree in 1982, a Patent Attorney Degree in 1985 and an LLM in international Law in 2001.  He speaks German and English.

Bruno Florenzano
Managing Director - CEO and Founder

Bruno has been a Managing Director of Illumina Capital Management since 2006, the year of the Company foundation. Before he was an Executive Director at Goldman Sachs in its Wealth Management Division, for several years, covering the Latin American Markets from its Swiss Bank. Earlier in his career he was a Product Manager at the General Electric Company in its Electrical Distribution and Control Division in the US. Bruno has an MBA from Harvard Business School in Boston and a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University in New York City. Earlier on he obtained a Bachelor Degree in Political Sciences from Hunter College of the City University of New  York. Bruno speaks English, Italian and Portuguese. 

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Carolina Aeschlimann

Carolina has several years of experience within the corporate legal field. In Switzerland she worked in international organizations, NGOs and the private sector. She holds a license to practice law in Brazil (OAB/SP). She has co-authored numerous law books and articles for law journals. Carolina has a Master Degree in International Law and International Relations from the University of Lisbon (Portugal). She speaks Portuguese, English and German.

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Antonio Russo
Risk Manager

Antonio has had a long and lasting relationship with Illumina. He is the Company’s risk manager and the asset manager substitute. Previously, from 2012 to 2019, Antonio was the founder and CEO of Nine East Consulting, a Lugano based fiduciary company dealing with wealth management and estate planning clients. Earlier on Antonio worked for more than 20 years in the Arner Banking Group and at Arner Bank covering several functions doing his tenure. He served as the bank’s Risk Manager and finally as its Chief Financial Officer. Through his vast experience he has been able to advise clients on a wide range of issues as in assisting clients optimize their business planning and investments, in Switzerland and internationally. Antonio is a graduate of the ISTUD Business School in Stresa, Italy. He speaks Italian, English, French and basic German.

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Company Partner:
BV & Compliance

Lugano based specialized company that provides Risk Management and Compliance services for Illumina Capital Management AG.

Federico Rosin
Senior Consultant

Federico manages assets from a regulated Malta Wealth Management Company. During the last 25 years Federico has been a successful asset manager in several banks such as Banco Popolare in Switzerland. He also managed the proprietary assets of Olivetti International. He specializes in Emerging Markets Bonds, US and European Equities and Foreign Exchange. Federico has a Master Degree in Economics at the New School of Social Research in New York City. Before that he graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Economics from New York University. Federico speaks fluent English and Italian.

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