The High Performance Award 2015 and 2016, 5 stars CFS Rating, 5 stars Morningstar and HFM Awards 2016 are proof of our team’s extensive management skills.

We are a boutique Investment Management company based in London, a strategic partner to institutional customers. Authorised and regulated by the FCA, we operate in compliance with European regulations, such as the MIFID, AIFMD and EMIR.

A streamlined and dynamic company

With a team of analysts and managers with many years of experience in major management companies, we are capable of maximising returns, strengthening equity and limiting volatility.

Our story

The company was founded in 2003, but in 2007, with the arrival of the new shareholder, we dedicated particular resources and energy to the Investment Management business, focusing on the search for good results and outperformance of the benchmark indices. Our team’s best management skills lie in UCITS Funds and Alternative Funds. The search for value is at the basis of our management strategy.

Key People

Umberto Borghesi

Chief Investment Officer

35 years of experience in finance as a consultant and manager. In 2014, he became the company’s sole shareholder. FCA registered under functions CF1 and CF30, he was a Financial Advisor at Lemanik SA, Credito Romagnolo and Banca Popolare di Milano.

Claudio De Ranieri

Portfolio Manager

Mr De Ranieri has over 10 years buy-side experience as an analyst and portfolio manager. Prior to joining Albemarle Asset Management, he worked as an analyst at Tamburi Investment Partners. He is FCA registered under function CF30.

Fabrizio De Tomasi

Managing Director

Over 20 years of experience in senior roles at a number of large institutions, including JP Morgan, Allianz and Dresdner Kleinwort. FCA registered under functions CF1 and CF30; prior to his current role he was CEO of AC Global Markets.


Head of Marketing and HR

Over 15 years of experience in Marketing, Customer Relations and HR. FCA registered under function CF1, she was Customer Relationship Manager for Beta Consulenze SRL, Assistant Manager and Event Planner for Chopard Italia and Dior.