Paris-born Diane Bruno manages the Mandarine Unique fund which invests in European small and mid caps. She invests in her own strategies, describing her investment style as growth (defensive/cyclical) with momentum. Any market environment is good to implement her strategy except for sudden sector rotations. Prior to joining Mandarine Gestion in 2006, she held buy-side and sell-side analyst roles at Axa IM and Natexis Bleichroeder respectively. Diane studied financial engineering at ESCP Europe in Paris and her interests outside of work include modern art and the theatre.
The Fund permanently invests a minimum of 75% of its net assets in the equity of corporate issuers with their registered office in a Member State and is therefore PEA (Plan dEpargne en Actions) eligible in France. Within this framework, the Fund shall invest mainly in small and mid caps and within a limit of 15% of its total assets, in shares of companies qualifying as large caps.