Founders

 

The founders are actively involved in the day-to-day operations of the company and provide extraordinary expertise in investment performance applications. They know the ins and outs of the investment performance measurement industry, how to address the most challenging problems and avoid the pitfalls.

 

Claude Giguère

Mr. Giguère has been devoting his career to the development of high-end financial software since 1985. More precisely, he has been working exclusively in performance measurement, performance attribution and GIPS® Composites since 1995. He possesses a remarkable expertise that is recognized worldwide. He is a frequent conference guest speaker, a current member of the advisory board of The Journal of Investment Performance Measurement, assisted as a consultant to the CFA Institute in the development of CIPM (Certified in Investment Performance Measurement) and collaborated to the Paris-based reflection group on performance attribution (G.R.A.P.). Prior to founding Robust Technologies, Mr. Giguère worked at Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Crédit Lyonnais and Financial Models Company where he worked for more than 12 years, 9 of which acting as product strategist and director of product management for FMC-Sylvan™. During his career, Mr. Giguère has been exposed to a myriad of top tier investment management firms around the world.

 

Christopher Capon

Prior to founding Robust Technologies, Mr. Capon, has had 27 years of consulting experience, designing and developing software applications including 10 years solely devoted to performance measurement and performance attribution. Acting in an architectural role, Mr. Capon distinguished himself as one of the top rated software engineer with proven ability to deliver innovative solutions capable of addressing the most complex programming challenges.