Our vision is to remain the leading asset management company in Slovenia as well as Central and South East Europe. Our clients are at the center of everything we do and we constantly strive to be creative and anticipate the changing needs of our clients by developing new products. Integrity and honesty are at the heart of our business. As management we expect our people to maintain high ethical standards in everything they do, both in their work for the firm and personal lives.
Luka Podlogar graduated from the Faculty of Economics at the University of Ljubljana and then earned an MBA at the IESE Business School in Barcelona. He has more than 10 years’ experience in management, after graduating first as the Director of Operations and Assistant Director of Parsek, a company for online services. Between 2006 and 2010 he worked at Citigroup in London as an investment banker in the area of sales and acquisitions and financing companies in the industrial and automotive sectors. In September 2010, he joined the KD Group as an assistant to the executive directors where he was primarily responsible for the field of corporate development. In July 2016, he commenced a second 4-year term as a President of the Management Board of KD Funds.
Casper Rondeltap is from the Netherlands. He has over 30 years of professional experience with financial markets and asset management in both Europe and the United States. He graduated from business school in France and started his professional career as a stockbroker and continued as a Director of Investor Relations at the Dutch trading firm VDM, where he served on the Board of Directors from 2003 until 2007. He was active in New York as a Member of the Management Board for VDM Specialists LLC, an equity trading firm active on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange with over 300 employees dealing in over 500 securities listed on the NYSE. He was part of a team of three who restructured the NY branch in ’04 and ’05. Rondeltap left VDM in July ’07. After returning to the Netherlands, he was a member of several executive and advisory committees and held a management position at a Dutch Family office. In June 2013, Rondeltap commenced a 4-year term as a member of the Management Board of KD Funds and in April 2017 he commenced a second 4-year term as a member of the Management Board.