Alain Robert

Alain Robert

Alain Robert became Chairman of the UBS Culture Foundation in 2010. After receiving his degree in Economics from the University of Neuchâtel in 1979 he joined the Union Bank of Switzerland where he worked in various functions until 1998, both abroad and in Switzerland. In 1997 he was nominated Head of the Geneva region. After Alain Robert became a member of UBS Group Managing Board in 2001 he held various executive positions; between 2007 and 2009 he was Head of Wealth Management & Business Banking Switzerland.

Since 2009 Alain Robert has been Vice Chairman Wealth Management & Swiss Bank, responsible for important institutional clients. Next to this he holds several mandates in the worlds of business and culture; he is also Chairman of the UBS Foundation for Social Issues and Education (since 2009).