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David Mathers

Chief Financial Officer

David Mathers

Born 1965 – British citizen
Member of the Executive Board of Credit Suisse Group AG and Credit Suisse AG since 2010


Professional history

1998-present Credit Suisse
  • Chief Financial Officer (2010-present)
  • CEO of Credit Suisse International and Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited (UK subsidiaries) (2016-present)
  • Chair of Asset Resolution Unit (2019-present)
  • Head of Strategic Resolution Unit (2015-2018)
  • Head of IT and Operations (2012-2015)
  • Head of Finance and COO of Investment Banking (2007-2010)
  • Senior Positions in Credit Suisse's Equity Business, including Director of European Research and Co-Head of European Equities (1998-2007)
Prior to 1998 HSBC
  • Global Head of Equity Research (1997-1998)
  • Research Analyst, HSBC James Capel (1987-1997)


1991 Associate Certification, Society of Investment Analysis
1991 MA in Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge, England
1987 BA in Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge, England

Other activities and functions

  • European CFO Network, Member
  • Women in Science & Engineering (WISE) Program and Academic Awards and Grants at Robinson College, Cambridge, Sponsor
  • TheCityUK, Leadership Council Member
  • Royal Horticultural Society, Advisory Plant Committee Member
  • Various other Charitable and Conservation Commitments