Meet Georg


Georg von Wattenwyl

CEO Vontobel Singapore and Head Platforms & Services Asia

31 years investment experience

23 years with Vontobel

[email protected]

+41 58 283 78 98

Georg began his professional career as a foreign exchange trader at Credit Suisse in Basel in 1989. He moved to Credit Suisse in Zurich in 1994, where he worked as an FI specialist in the Asset & Liability Management department. In 1996, he switched to Credit Suisse First Boston, where, as a derivatives specialist in the area of "STIR", he was responsible for substantial parts of the interest management instruments. In 1998, he joined Bank Vontobel, where he was responsible for the development and trading of derivative products as Market Maker. In 2000, he became responsible for client business in the area of derivative products in Switzerland and, in 2003, worldwide. From 2007 to 2018, he was put in charge of global advisory and sales for all financial products. Since 2019, Georg has been developing the External Asset Managers (EAM) business in Asia and took worldwide responsibility for family office related EAM products and services. From 2009 to 2019, Georg was Chairman of the Swiss Structured Products Association (SSPA) and, in August 2019, he was appointed acting Chairman of SwissCham Singapore. He holds various board of director mandates in the industrial and financial industries, including Vontobel Ltd, Singapore.