The managing partners of the Pictet Group announce that Boris Collardi is to join the board of Partners with effect from mid-2018 at the latest.
Boris Collardi will be jointly responsible for Pictet’s global wealth management business, alongside Rémy Best, the managing Partner who has had sole charge of this division since December 2014. Until now, Boris Collardi has been CEO of Julius Baer Group Ltd, a position he has held since October 2009. Nicolas Pictet, senior managing Partner of Pictet, said, “We are delighted to be able to appoint as a Partner someone of Boris Collardi’s calibre and reputation in the industry, especially at a time when the prospects for wealth and asset management globally have
never been more promising, nor more challenging. The fact that he is joining us is a powerful endorsement of our commitment to independence, organic growth, and focus on the long term, always in the best interests of our clients.”
Boris Collardi will join the existing six managing Partners, who are, in order of seniority, Nicolas Pictet, Renaud de Planta, Rémy Best, Marc Pictet, Bertrand Demole and Laurent Ramsey.
The Pictet Group is a partnership of six owner managers, with principles of succession and transmission of ownership that have remained unchanged since foundation in 1805. It offers only wealth management, asset management and related asset services. The Group does not engage in investment banking, nor does it extend commercial loans. With more than CHF 492 billion in assets under management or custody at 30 September 2017, Pictet is today one of the leading Europe-based independent wealth and asset managers. Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland and founded there, Pictet today employs more than 4,200 people. It has 27 offices in: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Basel, Brussels, Dubai, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hong Kong, Lausanne, London, Luxembourg, Madrid, Milan, Montreal, Munich, Nassau, Osaka, Paris, Rome, Singapore, Stuttgart, Taipei, Tel Aviv, Tokyo, Turin, Verona and Zurich.