Dominik Rutishauser chosen as new CEO of LLB Swiss Investment AG
Vaduz / Zurich, 30 August 2018. Dominik Rutishauser will take over the management of LLB Swiss Investment AG in Zurich at the beginning of 2019. He will succeed Marcel Weiss, who is moving to AMG Fondsverwaltung AG.
Marcel Weiss moving to AMG Fondsverwaltung AG
Dominik Rutishauser, until now a member of the management of GAM Investment Management (Switzerland) AG, will take over the management of LLB Swiss Investment AG – the Zurich fund management company belonging to the LLB Group – at the beginning of 2019, succeeding CEO Marcel Weiss. Marcel Weiss will move to the client side, to AMG Fondsverwaltung AG.
At GAM Investment Management (Switzerland) AG, Dominik Rutishauser headed a Client Directors Team in Private Label Funds. From 2009, he made a significant contribution to the further development and expansion of client services and the client ledger in that segment. Three years ago, he was appointed to the senior management of the company. Today he is responsible for a significant part of the Private Label client ledger. Dominik Rutishauser gained extensive experience in the fund and securitisation business for institutional clients at UBS, Julius Baer, and Swiss Re starting in 1999. Serving as an expert and in leading positions, he was responsible for legal and regulatory processes as well as for product structuring, market development, and client relations.
Dominik Rutishauser studied law at the University of Fribourg and holds an Executive MBA from the University of Strathclyde, UK.
Natalie Epp, Head of Institutional Clients of the LLB Group, says: "I would like to thank Marcel Weiss for the excellent working relationship as part of the successful acquisition and integration of LLB Swiss Investment AG into the LLB Group at the beginning of 2018. We are pleased that he will be one of our clients in future and thus continue to serve as an ambassador for us. With Dominik Rutishauser, we are gaining an extremely distinguished personality for LLB Swiss Investment AG. He contributes both strategic thinking and many years of management experience as well as profound specialist knowledge, and he has an extensive network within the Swiss fund market. Dominik Rutishauser offers the ideal prerequisites for driving the further growth of our fund business."
The Liechtensteinische Landesbank AG (LLB) is the longest established financial institute in the Principality of Liechtenstein. The Principality of Liechtenstein holds the majority of the company's share capital. The LLB's shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (symbol: LLBN). The LLB Group offers its clients comprehensive wealth management services, as a universal bank, in private banking, asset management and fund services. With 888 employees (full-time equivalent positions), the LLB is represented in Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Austria, and the United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi and Dubai). As per 30 June 2018, the business volume of the LLB Group stood at CHF 62.9 billion.
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