Board of Directors
BA in Law, Osaka University, and New York University Stern School of Business, has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. since 2019. Takeo Aoki is also Senior Managing Director of Nomura Holdings., Inc. as well as Vice Chairman of Nomura Europe Holdings plc and Executive Director of Nomura International plc in London. Takeo Aoki has been working for the Nomura Group since 1991 in various senior management roles.
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. He 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 1 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. His 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 became a member of the Executive Board as of 1 October 2020. Robert Wanner completed his BBA from the University of Applied Sciences with a specialisation in Banking & Finance. He 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 buy side. Prior to joining the Nomura Group, Robert Wanner was employed by Macquarie Securities in 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 including Credit Suisse and Sakura Bank in Zurich. Fritz Wüthrich joined Nomura Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. in 1998 as Head of the Finance Department.