Global Fund Match


About Global Fund Match


Global Fund Match assists global institutional investors and family offices in identifying talented managers in non-traditional & boutique managers in traditional asset classes and collaborates together to explore and analyze the potential benefit and risk impact to current portfolios.

Our Principal, Christine Gaelzer Helou, brings over a decade of experience in traditional and non-traditional asset classes including multi asset class portfolios. Our firm's approach is to be global and act local and it is a reflection of our deep understanding of the differing needs and preferences of our global clientele. We help our clients select the best long-term partners by paying attention to factors that go well beyond performance analysis. Our success is based upon acquired experience and familiarity of our clients' priorities and goals.

Global Fund Match also relies on its global expertise to advise investment management companies, hedge fund managers and private equity firms on business strategy, expansion into new markets, product development, structuring & positioning and sales & distribution.

About our Principal


Christine N. Gaelzer Helou, CFA, is a Managing Partner at V2V Associates and the Principal of Global Fund Match, where she assists global institutional clients and family offices in identifying notable non-traditional investment opportunities in Multi Asset, Alternatives, Commodities and Private Equity.

Most recently Mrs. Helou was a Managing Director at CoreCommodity Management, LLC, where she oversaw European and Latin American markets providing professional commodity management services to investors seeking exposure to the asset class.

Previous to joining CoreCommodity, Mrs. Helou oversaw global client portfolio management for Commodities, Quant Equities and Volatility Management at Credit Suisse where she was responsible for product development and expanding Credit Suisse's global presence in the asset class.

Prior to that role, Mrs. Helou served as the lead portfolio manager for Multi Asset Class Solutions (MACS) portfolios and mutual funds in the U.S. as well as in Switzerland. In that capacity, Mrs. Helou chaired the Asset Allocation Investment Committee in the U.S. (CIO role) and led portfolio management where she was actively involved in allocating assets and trading across various asset classes and instruments.

Mrs. Helou graduated magna cum laude with a Masters in economics and business administration from the University of Zurich, Switzerland. She is business proficient in English, German, Swiss German, French, Portuguese and Spanish. Mrs. Helou holds the Series 7, 63 and 3 licenses, is a CFA charter holder and currently serves as Chair of 100 Women in Hedge Funds’ Connecticut/Westchester Committee. Mrs. Helou is also a frequent speaker at leading industry panels.

Public Appearances and Speaking Engagements


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12/10/2015 New York, US Presenter & Advisory Panel Member Global Markets Summit 2015
12/09/2015 Connecticut, US Panel Member/Contributor KPMG's Annual Asset Management Executive Forum
12/08/2015 New York, US Women in Finance Advisory Panel Member 2015 Women in Finance Markets Choice Awards 2015 Women in Finance Markets Choice Awards
Global Markets Summit 2015
12/01/2015 Connecticut, US Panel Member & Contributor Deloitte Fairfield County Executive Women’s Leadership Forum - Female Executives in the Board Room Topics:
• The case for increasing gender diversity in the boardroom
• Risks associated with keeping to the traditional methods of board recruitment
• Connecting qualified senior women with Corporate and Non-Profit board opportunities
06/01/2015 New York City, Washington D.C., Austin and San Francisco, US Developed and presented the curriculum for the Asset Management Module of Populate Wall Street Populate Wall Street 2015
03/12/2015New York, USpanelistFTF Annual Performance Measurement Conference 2015 FTF Annual Performance Measurement Conference 2015 Christine Gaelzer Helou Performance Measurement Americas - 2015 Participant Feedback
03/03/2015Palm Beach Gardens, USpanelistIMN's 21st Annual Alpha Hedge East Conference Christine Gaelzer Helou Christine Gaelzer Helou 21st Annual Alpha Hedge East 2015 Christine Gaelzer Helou Christine Gaelzer Helou 21st Annual Alpha Hedge East 2015 Christine Gaelzer Helou Alpha Hedge East 2015
02/19/2015New York, USpresenterMarkets Choice Awards 2015 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Choice Awards 2015 Christine Gaelzer Helou Christine Gaelzer Helou 21st Annual Alpha Hedge East 2015
12/10/2014Connecticut, USmember/contributorKPMG's Annual Asset Management Executive Forum
11/20/2014New York, USpanelistGlobal Markets Summit 2014 Christine Gaelzer Helou GMS New York 2014
10/14/2014Connecticut, USmember/contributorDeloitte Fairfield County Executive Women's Leadership Forum October 2014
9/22/2014San Francisco, USpanelistIMN's 20th Annual Alpha Hedge West Conference Christine Gaelzer Helou 20th Annual Alpha Hedge West Sept 2014 Christine Gaelzer Helou 20th Annual Alpha Hedge West Sept 2014 Expanding Opportunities for Investing in Volatility Christine Gaelzer Helou Alpha Hedge West 2014 Volatility Panel
9/17/2014Connecticut, UScontributorKPMG Network of Women (KNOW) - Balancing Leadership: Varied Insights Lead to High Performance
7/10/2014New York, USmoderatorMarkets Media Summer Trading Network 2014 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Media Summer Trading Network 2014 Agenda Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Media Summer Trading Network Overview 2014
5/7/2014Connecticut, USmember/contributorDeloitte LLP Fairfield County Executive Women's Leadership Forum May 2014
3/3/2014Palm Beach Gardens, USpanelistIMN's 20th Annual Alpha Hedge East Conference Christine Gaelzer Helou 20th Annual Alpha Hedge East 2014 Christine Gaelzer Helou Alpha Hedge East 2014 Volatility Panel
2/20/2014New York, USpresenterMarkets Choice Awards 2014 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Choice Awards 2014 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Media Choice Awards 2014 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Media Choice Awards 2014
11/21/2013New York, USspeakerGlobal Markets Summit 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Media Global Markets Summit 2013
10/10/2013London, UKinterview and speakerEuropean Trading and Investing Summit 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou Interview Markets Media European Trading & Investing Summit 2013
10/9/2013London, UKmoderator and speakerTerrapinn World Commodities Week 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou Terrapinn World Commodities Week 2013 Speakers
7/10/2013New York, USinterview and speakerInterview Markets Media Summer Trading Network 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou Interview Markets Media Summer Trading Network 2013
6/25/2013Connecticut, USorganizer100WHF: China and India: Today's Traditional and Alternative Investment Opportunities Christine Gaelzer Helou 100WHF China India Invitation
6/4/2013Connecticut, USmember/contributorDeloitte LLP Women's Leadership Forum
5/14/2013New York, USspeakerFixed Income Trading & Investing Summit 2013 "Meet the Investor" Private Luncheon Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Media Fixed Income Trading & Investing Summit 2013
4/17/2013Mexico City, MexicopanelistCME Group Global Commodity Investment Roundtable 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou CME Global Commodity Investment Roundtable 2013 Mexico City
2/21/2013New York, USpresenterMarkets Choice Awards 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Choice Awards 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Choice Awards 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Choice Awards 2013 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Choice Awards 2013
11/29/2012New York, USpanelistGlobal Markets Summit 2012 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Media Global Markets Summit 2012
10/08/2012Florence, ItalyparticipantJefferies Central Bank and Sovereign Wealth Fund 2012 Conference
5/30/2012New York, USpanelistiGlobal Forum 3rd Annual Alternative Investments Summit 2012 Christine Gaelzer Helou iGlobal Forum 3rd Annual Alternative Investments Summit 2012
12/08/2011New York, USparticipantIndex Universe 4th Annual Inside Commodities Conference Christine Gaelzer Helou Index Universe 4th Annual Inside Commodities Conference
11/30/2011New York, USmoderatorGlobal Markets Summit GMS 2011 Christine Gaelzer Helou Markets Media The Global Markets Summit 2011
6/22/2011Chicago, USpanelistManaged Funds Association (MFA) Forum 2011 Christine Gaelzer Helou Managed Funds Association (MFA) Forum 2011