CAT Financial Adds Derivatives Expert –

Zurich-based finance boutique is expanding its partnership ranks with new hire. 

CAT Financial Products (CATFP), an independent Zurich-based specialist in structured products, is hiring Roman Przibylla to head its digital sales efforts, the firm said in a statement Monday. 

Przibylla joins from Vontobel where he led the structured products sales team, and will become a partner and the firm’s chief distribution officer. 

The role encompasses the digital sales of structured products, actively managed certificates (AMCs) and the firm’s proprietary CUGLOS platform which constantly monitors and analyses over 10,000 structured products.


CATFP has recently hired several executives from other financial institutions., including derivatives specialist Leonteq. David Schmid joined the company in June 2021, Ulrich Sauter three months later followed by Stephan Giselbrecht in November.

Last month Leonteq co-founder Michael Hartweg joined as an investor and strategic advisor, as also reported by