After his graduation in economics at the Hochschule St. Gallen, Ernst Karim Hauser worked in investment banking and finance in Zurich, London and Lausanne. Since 2001, he advises his affluent (qualified) investors / entrepreneurs in finance and investment matters, e.g. in the selection of asset classes with little correlation (to financial markets) with sustainable high returns (including hedge funds, private equity). Often he converts such investments into bankable, tailor-made investment solutions. Ernst Karim is the founder of Mountain Finance in Lausanne, an independent investment advisory and finance consultant company. Mountain Finance mainly acts as introducer of Lemvi products.