Founder and Manager

Eric is an experienced derivatives professional with 20 years’ experience in the City. He has built and runs the successful international team within TFS since 2003 and enjoys as much as ever working on the ground to develop new products and provide an excellent service to clients. Eric particularly enjoys using his expertise to coach his team, providing them with opportunities to develop and succeed.

Eric holds an MSc in Finance from Sorbonne University and an MSc in Financial Markets from Dauphine University.


Guillaume Pealat

Head of Quantitative Research and Structuring

Guillaume joined TFS Structured Products in 2007 and heads up our structuring team. Prior to joining TFS, he spent 4 years in Asia working for Mysis. Guillaume’s quantitative background enables him to translate effectively specific market opportunities into trade ideas that meet our clients’ investment and hedging needs. He regularly publishes our team’s research and enjoys running educational derivatives workshops.

Guillaume holds a “Diplôme d’Ingénieur” from “Ecole Centrale de Lyon”.

Salvador Salias, CFA

Quantitative Research and Structuring

Salvador joined TFS Structured Products in 2013 and is part of the structuring team where he focuses on pricing, quantitative analysis and managing the secondary market. He previously worked at GAM within the quantitative services team for fixed income and FX hedge funds.

Salvador holds an MSc in Financial Engineering from Imperial College London.


Caroline Lefort

Caroline started her career at TFS in 2007. Initially based in London, she moved to Switzerland in 2011 to set-up the Tradition SA Zürich office which she has been running successfully since then. Caroline is passionate about client service and building a long-term presence in Switzerland.

Caroline holds an MSc in Financial Markets and Investment from SKEMA Business School.

Alexander Rennie, CFA

Alexander started his career at TFS Structured Products in 2012. He has grown our presence in the UK and initiated our coverage of the MENA region and thus developed his expertise in specialist wrappers such as EIS or Sharia compliant vehicles. He enjoys building relationships and helping clients find derivative solutions that may not have previously been considered.

Alexander holds an MSc in Finance from Imperial College London.

Alex Fuchs

Alexander joined TFS Structured Products in 2017 and is based in London. His main focus is on expanding coverage in German-speaking countries. Prior to moving to the structured products area, he has worked in the derivatives valuation department of IHS Markit and KPMG Luxembourg.

Alexander holds a MSc in Banking and International Finance from CASS Business School.