Credit Suisse Group AG's board of directors ofis proposing Christian Gellerstad and Shan Li for election as new non-executive members of the board of directorsat the Annual General Meeting on 26 April 2019.
Andreas Koopmann will not stand for re-election at the Annual General Meeting and Alexandre Zeller will step down from the board of directorswith effect from 28 February 2019.
All other members of the board of directors will stand for re-election for a further term of office of one year.
Christian Gellerstad, former CEO of Pictet Wealth Management, has over twenty years of experience and excellent international knowledge of running a private banking business in mature as well as developing markets. He has extensive expertise in various leadership functions at Pictet in Switzerland and internationally.
Shan Li, CEO of Silk Road Finance Corporation Limited, Hong Kong, has an excellent track record in the financial services industry, particularly in our important Chinese market. He started his career at Credit Suisse First Boston and for over two decades, held several executive management level positions including chief international business advisor of the China Development Bank, vice chairman of UBS Investment Bank Asia, CEO of Bank of China International Holdings, and chief China economist at Goldman Sachs.