Olivier Steimer will join the board of directors of Bank Lombard Odier & Co as an independent member on 1 January 2018.
In a career spanning over 30 years, Mr Steimer has held several managerial roles in financial institutions. Currently vice president of the Bank Council of the Swiss National Bank and a member of the board of directors of Chubb Limited and Allreal Holding. He has also served as a member of the executive board of Credit Suisse Group and chairman of the board of directors of Banque Cantonale Vaudoise until 31 December 2017.
From 1 January 2018, the board of directors of Bank Lombard Odier & Co will comprise Patrick Odier, chairman, Anne-Marie de Weck, vice-chairman, Henry Peter, Enrico Vanni and Olivier Steimer.
Headquartered in Geneva since 1796, the Group has 25 offices in 20 jurisdictions, employs about 2,300 people and has CHF 242 billion of total client assets at end-June 2017.