Jouan – de Rham was founded by two friends who share the same passion: real estate. Integrity, transparency and performance are the values that drive us.

Nicolas Jouan


MSc Finance

Financing Solutions

Previously with Credit Suisse, having started his career in London in real estate finance and securitization (originated and distributed more than USD 2 billions with key sponsors such as Goldman Sachs, Apollo and Lone Star). In 2010, he joined the Asian credit markets in Hong Kong to sell bonds and derivatives. After 8 years in finance, Nicolas decided to focus on his passion that is real estate with a first residential development of 24 units in Switzerland – Founex. Based in Geneva since 2013, he co-founded Jouan - de Rham in 2016.

Léonard de Rham


arch. dipl. EPFL, MRICS

Project Management
Due diligence


Previously with DTZ in Geneva, leading the project management services for the French-speaking part of Switzerland. His work included the planning and execution of many development projects. He also provided advisory services and valuation for commercial and residential property portfolios. He also oversaw the EMEA real estate transactions for a Swiss multinational company for two years (35 transactions, 75’000 sqm). With a solid real estate background, he co-founded Jouan - de Rham in 2016.

Lucia Ballarin


arch. dipl. Polytechnical School of Madrid


Project management



Graduated architect from the Polytechnical School of Madrid, during her studies, Lucia attended Columbia University and Central Saint Martin’s courses as well as participated in archaeological missions in the Middle East. In 2014 she was hired in Geneva by the architectural firm dl-a where she contributed to various architecture competitions, urban and heritage building projects. Lucia worked afterwards for Atelier-K architects on the development of several villas in the Lake Geneva region. Strongly interested in project management and coordination, she joined Jouan - de Rham in 2019.

Florent Latil

head of sales vd

Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne



Graduate of the Lausanne Hotel School, Florent worked for more than 15 years in corporate finance before turning to real estate. Always fascinated by this field and investor, he first worked in the renovation work before joining Jouan - de Rham to manage the transaction department in the canton of Vaud.

Maximilien de Stadelhofen


Bachelor Hospitality Management (Glion)


After graduating from the Hotel Management school of Glion, Maximilien has worked in customer relations for diverse luxury hotels around the world. Back in Geneva, he participates in the development of View N Visit, a start-up realizing virtual visits for hospitality and real estate. Attracted to real estate, he decides to orient himself towards property transactions and joins Jouan – de Rham in 2017.

Thomas Bergerat


HEC Genève



Former HEC Geneva, Thomas began his career in commodity trading at BNP-Paribas and then at UBS. After ten years of Trade Finance, he decided to join friends at the origin of Jouan-de Rham to follow a common passion. He incorporated the Transaction and Investment team in 2020.

Marion Chatzimichalis

executive assistant

Bachelor Marketing



Property management


Graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Marion started her career for Credit Immobilier de France, in the real-estate financing department. After four years of activity, she decided to leave for the United States, to launch a local real-estate agency dedicated to expatriates. With a strong international customer relationship, Marion joined Jouan – de Rham in 2017.