The SAGA family of funds has a track record of more than 10 years. Since inception they have been UCITS IV funds domiciled in Luxembourg.
Banque Pictet has from day one been the funds administrator and custodian. In particular, it is responsible for calculating the NAV, for the trades executions and the risk assessment.
Throughout the period the Funds have maintained an uninterrupted policy of weekly subscription and redemption.
Who We Are
Saga Select Asset Management Ltd.
Henry Shohet was born in 1954, Oxford graduate, and is a resident of Tel Aviv, Israel.
He started his career in International Finance with N.M. Rothschild & Sons in London in 1976 and gradually developed his expertise in international fixed income securities with Laurie, Milbank & Co.
Appointed Senior Vice President at Prudential Bache in 1984 in London, he sets up the operating institutional sales unit in Geneva with responsibility for France, Italy and Switzerland.
He founded his own company in 1991, in Geneva, whose activities are Portfolio Management and Financial Engineering in the interest of Private Groups.
Jacques Goldhar holds an MBA in finance from the Tel Aviv University.
He is currently the managing director (as well as a partner) of Saga Select Asset Management Ltd. In addition, he is also the founder and chairman of the Goldhar & Co. Group, which specializes in particular in tailor-made corporate finance services to Israeli and European companies, focusing on cross border transactions.
Before founding Goldhar & Co. Ltd., he served as managing director and board member of MGC International Markets Ltd. (formerly: Koor Futures Markets), a subsidiary of the Menorah/Gaon Group and Bank Austria.
Prior to MGC, Mr. Goldhar co-headed the Israeli desk of Prudential - Bache Securities in Europe, where in addition to international brokerage, global asset management, and foreign exchange trading, he successfully developed its investment banking activities in Europe.
Doron Kornblum earned a Master degree in Economics from University College London and is a CFA Charterholder.
Mr. Kornblum is responsible for the investment strategy at Saga Select Asset Management Ltd. He supervises and implements the Global Asset Allocation for the portfolios under management. In addition, he is also in charge of designing the investment policy for the Investment Committee of the company.
Previously, he managed various mutual funds invested in foreign assets for Israeli mutual funds companies.
Mr. Kornblum is the author of the novel titled Toutes choses étant égales par ailleurs that portrays the adventures of a young economist who applies economic theory to his sentimental life.
He is a keynote speaker at the investment committees of top Israeli financial institutions.