US citizen, born 1963
Functions at UBS Group AG
Member of the Risk Committee
Year of initial election to UBS Group AG: 2017
Year of initial election to UBS AG: 2017
Professional history and education
Julie G. Richardson was elected to the BoD of UBS AG and UBS Group AG at the 2017 AGM. She has been a member of the Risk Committee since 2017. Ms. Richardson was a Partner and Head of the New York Office of Providence Equity Partners from 2003 to 2012, a global private equity firm specializing in equity investments in media, communications, education and information companies. She acted as a senior advisor to the partnership until 2014. From 1998 to 2003, Ms. Richardson served as Vice Chairman of JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Investment Banking division and Head of its Global Telecommunications, Media and Technology group. She started her career with Merrill Lynch in 1986, where she worked until 1998, in her last position as Managing Director Media and Communications Investment Banking. Ms. Richardson graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Other activities and functions
- Board member of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (chairman of the audit committee)
- Board member of Yext (chairman of the audit committee)
- Board member of Arconic Inc.
- Board member of Vereit, Inc (chairman compensation committee)