- BNP Paribas continues to build out its Wealth Management franchise in Switzerland
- Beat Bachmann is appointed Chief Executive Officer for Wealth Management Switzerland & Emerging Markets, starting 1 August 20221, based in Zurich
- Beat Bachmann joins the BNP Paribas Wealth Management Executive Committee as well as the Executive Committee of BNP Paribas (Suisse) SA
Beat is a seasoned banker joining us from UBS, where over the past 16 years he has held several senior management leadership positions in Wealth Management, in both Switzerland and Germany. He was most recently Head Global Financial Intermediaries Europe at UBS.
Beat has a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) and an MBA from INSEAD.
1 This appointment will be effective following approval by the Board of Directors of BNP Paribas (Suisse) SA and FINMA.
“Growing our Wealth Management business in Switzerland, for both onshore and international residents and for clients from the Middle East, is a strategic priority for Wealth Management. We are committed to bringing this clientele of entrepreneurs and leading families tailor-made solutions for their personal and professional needs leveraging on the strengths of BNP Paribas’ diversified and integrated model.”
Vincent Lecomte, CEO BNP Paribas Wealth Management
“We are delighted that Beat will drive our Wealth Management business in Switzerland which is an integral part of the Swiss Territory Growth Plan. It is an important milestone as we celebrate this year 150 years of our presence in the country.”
Enna Pariset, Head of Territory for BNP Paribas Group in Switzerland