Swiss Bank Pictet Appoints Victor Aerni as Head of Wealth Management Asia, Tee Fong Seng as Vice-Chairman & Evelyn Yeo Deputy CEO Asia
29th September 2022 | Hong Kong
Swiss Bank Pictet has made new key leadership appointments in Asia, with current Head of Pictet Wealth Management Switzerland Victor Aerni appointed as the new Head of Wealth Management Asia (1/7/23), Asia CEO Tee Fong Seng as Vice-Chairman & Evelyn Yeo as Deputy CEO Asia (1/1/23). The process to identify the succession for Victor Aerni is currently underway. Tee Fong Seng will continue to provide the Pictet Group with his unique perspective and insights on the Wealth Management market in Asia, reporting to François Pictet, Managing Partner of the Pictet Group and Chairman of the Board. Marc Pictet, Managing Partner of the Pictet Group: “We thank Fong Seng for his leadership in developing our wealth management business in this important growth region for Pictet. He brought onboard experienced relationship management teams across Hong Kong and Singapore and expanded our client base in the region. We are very pleased to continue benefiting from his vast experience. We congratulate Victor on his new role. He has put Pictet Wealth Management on the map in Zurich both building the team and managing clients with significant success. We are confident he will bring his strategic acumen, sense of tradition and strong entrepreneurial spirit to further develop our business in Asia. Our congratulations also to Evelyn for her additional responsibilities while continuing to drive our investment platform in Asia.”
“ Swiss Bank Pictet Appoints Victor Aerni as Head of Wealth Management Asia, Tee Fong Seng as Vice-Chairman & Evelyn Yeo Deputy CEO Asia “
Pictet New Asia Leaders: Victor Aerni, Tee Fong Seng, Evelyn Yeo
Victor Aerni is an Equity Partner of the Pictet Group and has been the Zone Head responsible for German speaking Switzerland since April 2009. During his tenure, he has developed Pictet into a leading wealth manager in the German speaking part of Switzerland. Prior to joining the firm, he was at the Boston Consulting Group for 16 years. He has a degree in International Business and Economics from Sophia University, Tokyo, where he lived for four years.
Tee Fong Seng
A 30-year private banking industry veteran, Tee Fong Seng has led the wealth management business of Pictet in Asia since July 2019, during which time the number of employees and assets under management have grown significantly, a strong achievement amidst the restrictive operatingconditions resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Evelyn Yeo is currently Head of Asia Investments and will be appointed Deputy CEO, Pictet Asia to support Sharon Chou (Head of South Asia and CEO BPCAL). Based in Singapore, Evelyn will also continue as Head of Asia Investments. She brings over 20 years industry experience in leadership positions covering investment office, mandate consulting and sales management with Bank Julius Baer and UBS, before joining Pictet in 2019.