Prof. Jacques Billy, Swiss and French, teaches at the Master’s level at BSL. Prof. Billy is owner of Finalta consulting company which provides financial advice and solutions to start-up companies and sophisticated clients. Since 2012, Jacques is part of the Treasury Management and Finmetrics networks, where he is in charge of senior advisory assignments. He has over 20 years of experience in financial advice, controlling and treasury operations. Prof. Billy started his career in a base metals trading company in Geneva, now part of Rio Tinto, and then continued his career path as Head of Finance for Fotolabo Group, a Swiss listed company. Later, he joined the in-house bank of Reed Elsevier, a leading information provider worldwide, where he managed all operations of the Swiss branch in 2001-2012.