Thomas Vonaesch has been Head of the Real Estate Fund Management of Credit Suisse since 1990. In 1998, he was elected to the Executive Board of Credit Suisse Asset Management Funds. In this function, he is responsible for the real estate fund products under Swiss law.
In 1999, he played a leading role in establishing the first tax-privileged real estate fund for Swiss pension funds, the Credit Suisse 1a Immo PK. Since 2002, Thomas Vonaesch has been a fund manager for Credit Suisse 1a Immo PK. From January 2002 to June 2013 he was head of „Real Estate Swiss Product“. With Credit Suisse Real Estate Fund LivingPlus, his leadership saw the most significant launch of a Swiss real estate fund (initial issue volume CHF 1.75 billion). In addition, from June 2014 to December 2014, he held the role of fund manager of Credit Suisse Real Estate Fund Hospitality on an ad interim basis.
Thomas Vonaesch has completed training as a finance and accounting specialist with Swiss federal specialist certificate. Prior to joining Credit Suisse in 1990 as Head of the Finance Unit within Real Estate Fund Management, Vonaesch was CFO of various Swiss corporations. Before joining Credit Suisse, Thomas Vonaesch was CFO of a number of Swiss corporations.