Urs has 30+ years experience in the financial services industry, mainly in wealth management, investment banking and banking technology business. He is consistently ranked as one of the top Swiss FinTech influencers by Fintech Switzerland and as a global RegTech influencer by Planet of Compliance.
In his renown career, Urs has held Senior positions at Credit Suisse AG, both in London and Zurich, and UBS in Zurich. His core expertise is to develop and roll-out digital business platforms. Urs's focus is to help FinTech companies and financial service providers to review and re-engineer their business strategies, develop products and markets, execute sales, scout for fintech solutions, build business partnerships, manage projects, and implement corporate structures and processes.
Urs is also a juror of the Financial Times Professional Wealth Management (PWM) WealthTech Awards. In addition, he advocates for social and political causes, particularly new energy policies that balance the economy and ecology to achieve a sustainable environment.
He holds a Federal Diploma in Service Marketing and Management from the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (FHZ).