Lombard Odier has appointed Andreas Arni (pictured) as head of its Zurich office effective 1 December 2019. He will also assume responsibility as head of the bank's Swiss domestic market, a newly created position.
He brings extensive leadership experience gained at UBS and Credit Suisse. As a member of the Executive Committee of the Private Client unit, Arni will be based in Zurich, reporting to Frédéric Rochat, co-head of Private Clients.
Arni will have responsibility for the Swiss domestic market, overseeing teams across offices in Geneva, Zurich, Lausanne, Vevey and Fribourg. In his role, he will drive Lombard Odier's growth strategy in the Swiss market and further expansion of its client offering.
"With Arni's track record of successfully growing wealth management businesses in Switzerland and his broad experience with Swiss entrepreneurs, we are convinced he will help us further strengthen our leading position in this important market." said Frédéric Rochat, managing partner and co-head of Private Clients at Lombard Odier.
This article was first published by InvestmentEurope, a sister title to International Investment