REYL Group has appointed Christian Bauer to head its Zurich branch. Since its foundation in 2011, the branch has established itself as a fast-growing profitable contributor to the REYL Group.
Christian Bauer has over 24 years of banking sector experience. He is tasked with pursuing the development of the Zurich branch in the wealth management area, as well as promoting all of the Bank’s business lines as part of REYL’s 360 services offering strategy. The REYL Group has achieved double-digit growth in assets under management in each of the past 10 years, with the Zurich location making a significant contribution. REYL Zurich serves HNW clients residing in Switzerland, Europe, the Middle East and Asia and intends to pursue its expansion into its core growth markets.
Lorenzo Rocco di Torrepadula, Partner and Head of Wealth Management, commented: "REYL’s Zurich branch is a solid financial performer and a positive contributor to the culture of the entire REYL Group. Christian Bauer’s extensive experience and excellent track-record make him particularly well suited to lead the Zurich branch and to take it to a new level. We look forward to continuing to build our team and presence as well as to capitalise on our strong momentum in this great city."
Christian Bauer, General Manager of REYL Zurich, added: "I am delighted to take on this new opportunity and have an increased impact within our great team. The collective efforts of our colleagues in all of our locations enable us to provide our clients with comprehensive support and create customised solutions from A to Z."
Christian Bauer started his career in 1997 at Credit Suisse and also worked for ABN AMRO Private Banking from 2006 and UBP from 2011, where he gained private banking experience in managing international clients. He joined REYL in Zurich six years ago alongside Michael Welti, whom he effectively succeeds.