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Our employees

The power behind our purpose

Connecting people, delivering results

Connecting people for a better world starts with us. And, whether we’re investing in clients or in communities, creating better outcomes takes dedication and innovative thinking, along with a wide range of skills, experiences and perspectives. Those attributes describe our people: in every region and business, our employees power our continuous business success and our positive impact on society. As an employer of choice, it’s our job to build – and sustain – an innovative and inclusive workplace that brings out the best in our employees, wherever they are on their career journey. As a founding member of the World Economic Forum’s Good Work Framework, we’re partnering with like-minded companies on metrics that support high-quality work worldwide.

Key workforce statistics 2022

This infographic shows that we have 74,022 employees by headcount. 41% of our workforce is female, and 59% is male. 19% are under age 30, 59% are age 30-50 and 22% are over age 50. Our workforce is located 28% in Switzerland, 30% in the Americas, 22% in Asia Pacific and 20% in EMEA. Our employees come from 48 countries and 150 nationalities, they speak 151 languages and have 8 years of service, on average. All data was calculated as of 31 December 2022 on a headcount basis of 74,022 internal employees only (72,597 FTE).

Get to know us

Who we are and how we work together

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Our workforce

Global. Diverse. Innovative. Agile. Those four words describe our workforce, but there’s much more to who we are.

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Working at UBS

A collaborative and inclusive environment, hybrid working arrangements and agile practices give us the foundation – and flexibility – to thrive, at work and in our personal lives.

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Our culture

It’s the glue that holds us together and the key to achieving our purpose. Grounded in our three keys to success, our culture has enabled and sustained our dynamic approach to change for 160 years (and counting).