Timber finance management
Timber Finance Management
Timber Finance Management AG acts as a FINMA-regulated asset manager. It develops new financial products, CO2 certificates and offers consulting services for portfolio managers who want to use the forest as a “hidden champion of sustainable finance” to decarbonize their portfolio.
Timber Finance Management AG
+41 (0) 44 991 13 44
The financial institution is regulatory audited and reviewed by the auditing company Grant Thornton AG. The address of the Grant Thornton AG can be found below.
Audit firm: Grant Thornton AG
+41 43 960 71 71
Timber Finance Management AG (TFM) is affiliated with an independent ombudsman office, which is recognized by the Federal Department of Finance. Disputes concerning legal claims between the customer and the financial services provider should be settled by an ombudsman’s office, if possible, within the framework of a mediation procedure. The address of the ombudsman office is stated below.
Finanzombudsstelle Schweiz (FINOS)
Phone: +41 44 522 08 00
Financial service providers are required to classify their customers into a client segmentation as legally established. The Financial Services Act provides for «retail customers», «professional customers» and «institutional customers» segments. For each customer, a customer classification is determined within the framework of the cooperation with Timber Finance Management. Subject to certain conditions, the customer may change the customer classification by opting in or opting out.
With the new Financial Institutions Act (FINIG), all financial institutions will require a license from FINMA to carry out their professional activities as asset managers. Timber Finance Management AG received approval on 11.09.2023.
The current investment advice is provided by our managing director Erik Reichmuth, who is registered in the BX Swiss Advisor Register.
MANAGING DIRECTOR, BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Erik has held a number of roles at various asset managers over the past 11 years. He worked as a portfolio manager at Multi-Family Offices and as Head of Operations at a joint venture between Julius Baer and Nomura. In addition to his wealth management background, Erik has worked as both CFO and COO in startups. Erik’s family has been managing forests sustainably for over four generations and as a result he has close ties to the forest sector. Combining his passion for forestry and finance is a dream come true. Erik Reichmuth is registered in the advisor register of BX Swiss AG under Registration ID: ER16566 and fulfills the legal requirements according to Art. 29 para. 1 FIDLEG.