Board of Directors
Daisuke Mototani is Vice Chairman of Nomura Europe Holdings plc in London and Senior Managing Director of Nomura Holdings Inc., Tokyo, and has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. since June 2022. Prior to his current role, Daisuke Mototani was Head of Japan Equity, Global Markets, at Nomura Securities in Tokyo since April 2021. Daisuke Mototani joined Nomura in 1990 having held a number of senior roles across the regions including Senior Managing Director, Global Markets and Head of Research Planning (both in Japan), Head of Equities AEJ in Hong Kong, Head of Asia Pacific Equity Sales EMEA in London, and Head of Equity Sales in Switzerland. Daisuke Mototani holds a Bachelor of Liberal Arts from the International Christian University, Tokyo and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Southern California, USA.
Dr. iur., University of Zurich, has been a member of the Board of Directors of Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. since 2004 assuming the function as Vice Chairman since 2007.
Dr. Peter Altorfer is an independent lawyer in Zurich and has many years of experience as Chairman and member of the Board of Directors at a number of Swiss companies including several banks. Dr. Peter Altorfer is specialised - among others - in the area of corporate and commercial law and is particularly active in advising banks and financial services providers.
Business Management Diploma at the College of Canton Schwyz, Executive Management-Circle at the University of Zurich and Senior Executive Management Program at Stanford University Palo Alto, USA, has been a member of the Board of Directors of Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. since 2019.
Hans Nuetzi has many years of experience as Managing Director and CEO at Swiss banks and both as Chairman and member of the Board of Directors at a number of Swiss banks and other financial institutions.
CEO & Head of Legal, has been working for Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. since 2015 and has been a member of the Executive Board since 2016 and was appointed as CEO as of 1st of October 2020. Pascal Tanner completed his legal studies (lic. iur.) and was admitted to the bar in Basel and further obtained a postgraduate degree in Banking & Capital Markets Law (LL.M.) from the University of Zurich.
Pascal Tanner’s career before joining the Nomura Group includes working at the Swiss Federal Banking Commission as well as for Credit Suisse and BlackRock in Zurich.
Head of Global Markets Switzerland, has been working for the Nomura Group as APAC Equity Sales since 2015, in a senior position for Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. since 2019 and has been a member of the Executive Board since 1st of October 2020. Robert Wanner completed his BBA from the University of Applied Sciences with a specialization in Banking & Finance. Robert Wanner started his career at Credit Suisse and later worked at Julius Baer in Zurich in various functions in wealth management and equities trading on the buyer side.
Prior to joining the Nomura Group, Robert Wanner was employed by Macquarie Securities London. Robert Wanner is a CAIA charterholder.
Head of Corporate Services Division, has been working in management roles for Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. since 1998 and has been a member of the Executive Board since 2002. Fritz Wüthrich completed his banking apprenticeship with Amtsersparniskasse Sumiswald and subsequently worked in various areas for a number of banks in Zurich.
Fritz Wüthrich joined Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. in 1998 as Head of the Finance Department.