Vahan P. Roth is the co-founder and CIO of RealUnit Schweiz AG, a listed and tokenized investment company that focuses on investments in real assets. RealUnit, a concept conceived and developed together with Karl Reichmuth, offers a practical alternative to professional and individual investors, as well as everyday savers, to preserve their purchasing power over the long term and it also combines blockchain technology and investments in real, tangible assets. He is also co-founder of the Uri Schule El Gouna in El Gouna, Egypt, a non-profit school recognized by Canton Uri, which currently has around 80 pupils taught by Swiss qualified teachers.
He began his career in the financial services sector in 2006 and he has since then worked at various banks in Switzerland, including at Reichmuth & Co private bank, Credit Suisse and UBS. Since 2011, he also maintains his own investment consulting firm which is specialized in tailor-made, long-term wealth preservation strategies. His academic background combines law and finance, as he holds a CAS Certificate of Advanced Studies in Financial Markets from the University of Basel, a Master of Law from the University of Zurich and is a CFA® charterholder.