Sylvie is resident in Luxembourg and has twenty years’ experience in finance, specialising in operations, regulation, business and IT systems implementation in the banking and fund industry. Sylvie obtained her Maîtrise Droit des Affaires and a Business Administration post graduate diploma at the University of Bourgogne and speaks English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, German and Luxembourgish. After working for Microsoft, she began her financial career at Clearstream- Deutsche Börse Luxembourg, then moved to BNP Paribas to oversee the launch of operations and IT functions for the spin-off dedicated to fund services. She subsequently headed the bank’s European private banking HUB services project before moving to Compagnie de Bank Privée (Quilvest) in Luxembourg in 2007. At CBP-Quilvest Sylvie created a new investment funds business and also obtained the CSSF licence for the custodian bank and transfer agent activity. Since 2010, Sylvie has held a variety of non-executive directorships in the Luxembourg fund industry (UCITS funds), including private equity and real estate companies. She has extensive knowledge of financial regulations and, as well as her operational expertise, she has considerable experience in cybersecurity, AI and blockchain. She also lectures on Investment Funds at Université Paris-Nanterre in Luxembourg.