Former UBS Banker to Take Over Thailand Market Group Head at Credit Suisse
Urs Grueter will be joining Credit Suisse as Managing Director and will be appointed as market Group head Thailand as of 1st January 2017. He joins from UBS Wealth Management where he was working for 17 years. He has covered Southeast Asian markets for most of his career.
The current Market Group Head of Thailand Christian Senn will be taking a leave of absence for up to 12 months from 1st January, 2017 to focus on family commitments.
News Source: Finews Asia
About Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) was founded in 1856 by Alfred Escher, under the name “Schweizerische Kreditanstalt.” The original purpose of the new bank known as SKA was to finance the expansion of the railroad network as well as the further industrialization of Switzerland. Fourteen years later, the bank’s first foreign representative office opened up in New York. In 1905, the bank’s first branch outside Zurich opened in Basel following the acquisition of Oberrheinische Bank. Today, it has a global reach with operations in over 50 countries and 48,200 employees from over 150 different nations. It serves its clients through three regionally focused divisions: Swiss Universal Bank, International Wealth Management and Asia Pacific. These regional businesses are supported by two other divisions specializing in investment banking capabilities: Global Markets and Investment Banking & Capital Markets.
- Origin : Zurich, Switzerland
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- Revenue : CHF 23.38 billion
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Updated on 8th August 2016