Edgar Brandt founded Edgar Brandt Advisory SA in 2005. After having been the Managing Partner in charge of Arthur Andersen Switzerland Consulting where he began his career in 1986, he took the position of Managing Director at Bearingpoint Switzerland from 2002 to 2005.
After years spent on advising CEO and owner of companies in all sector of activities, Edgar Brandt realize the importance and the needs of specific advisory services for investors in Private Equity and for companies.
As the Big Four are too rigid to deliver personalized and flexible solutions, he founded Edgar Brandt Advisory SA. His ambition is to deliver services to investors and companies as an independent in order to improve the monitoring of investment as well as the implementation of value creation mechanisms within companies.
Edgar holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from HEC at the Lausanne University and a Master’s Degree in Computing and Organization. He also passed with success the Swiss Federal Diploma and is a Certified Public Accountant since 1992. He is of French mother tongue and is fluent in English and Italian. Edgar is an active member of several professional organizations and is board Member of public and private companies.
Additionally, Edgar serves on the Boards for both private and publicly traded companies (such as; J.P. Morgan (Suisse) SA, Quantis International and Jabre Capital Partners) and he is the President of the Helvea SA Board.
Edgar delivers the course on Company Evaluations and Strategy for the Swiss Institute of Certified Accountants and Tax Consultants and also contributes to the HEC Genève program on Strategy.