Asian Investment Conference 2021
CEO, BlackRock Switzerland
Mirjam Staub-Bisang is Head of BlackRock Switzerland. Dr. Staub-Bisang is also a member of the EMEA Executive Committee as well as Senior Advisor to BlackRock Sustainable Investing.
Prior to BlackRock, Dr. Staub-Bisang led an investment management firm focusing on sustainable investing based in Zurich. Dr. Staub-Bisang also served as Non-Executive Director on the boards of public and private companies and has chaired the investment committees of several asset owners such as pension funds and endowments. Prior to these roles, she held senior positions in asset management and private equity investing at Commerzbank and Swiss Life, and worked in investment banking at Merrill Lynch in London and Zurich. Today, she serves on the board of global shoe retailer Bata as Non-Executive Director.
Dr. Staub-Bisang holds a Ph.D. degree in Law from the University of Zurich and a Master of Business Administration degree from INSEAD. She authored the standard work ‘Sustainable Investing for Institutional Investors: Risks, Regulations, Strategies’ and co-authored the second edition of ‘Infrastructure as an Asset Class’.
In 2009, she was elected a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum.