Mirabaud, a global asset supervisor and wealth advisory agency, has appointed former EY advisor Samir Atitallah as CEO of its Center East division.
Based over two centuries in the past in Switzerland, Mirabaud provides shoppers internationally with wealth administration, asset administration and company finance providers. The corporate has round 700 workers working from 16 workplaces worldwide, together with two within the Center East: in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Put in on the helm of the Center East division is Samir Atitallah, a 35-year-old Swiss citizen who joins the corporate externally and brings over a dozen years of expertise to the function.
Previous to becoming a member of the boutique monetary providers group, Atitallah was a member of the Govt Committee of Piaget (a luxurious watch and jewelry model) because the Chief of Employees to the CEO after beforehand working greater than three years within the Organisation & Technique division.
Earlier than that, Atitallah spent practically three years at EY in its Advisory division, targeted on advising non-public banks and different monetary establishments in a variety of areas akin to operational excellence, regulatory transformation, finance and threat.
In his new function, Atitallah has been tasked with rising the corporate within the area, with a give attention to the wealth administration enterprise line. “He’ll assist construct consciousness across the group’s distinctive worth proposition primarily based on an impartial, customised and household workplace strategy to wealth administration,” defined Nicolas Mirabaud, Head of Wealth Administration at Mirabaud.
“The wealth administration panorama within the area is altering at a speedy tempo; at Mirabaud, we’re dedicated to creating our providing to satisfy the evolving wants of our shoppers. Samir is properly positioned to guide this transformation due to his experience in technique, finance and enterprise growth in addition to his pure management and multi-faceted information of the business,” mentioned Nicolas Mirabaud.
Alain Baron, Head of Wealth Administration for the Center East, mentioned, “I’m delighted to welcome Samir to the Center East staff. This essential rent alerts our dedication to repeatedly strengthen and innovate our wealth proposition and develop the following technology clientele, be it out of Dubai or Abu Dhabi.”
Atitallah himself acknowledged, “We have now a chance to capitalise on the immense high-growth potential of the area, and I sit up for working intently with the staff to increase our shopper proposition.”
In an additional strengthening of the corporate’s prime governance within the area, the Swiss group has additionally appointed Nicolas Mirabaud as Chairman of Mirabaud’s Center East Board.