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Lara J. Warner

Chief Risk and Compliance Officer

 Lara J. Warner

Born 1967 – Australian and US citizen
Member of the Executive Board of Credit Suisse Group AG and Credit Suisse AG since 2015


Professional history

2002-present Credit Suisse
  • Group Chief Risk and Compliance Officer (08/2020-present)
  • Group Chief Risk Officer (2019-2020)
  • Member of the board of Credit Suisse Holdings (USA), Inc., Credit Suisse (USA), Inc. and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC (US subsidiaries) (2019-present)
  • Chief Compliance and Regulatory Affairs Officer (2015-2019)
  • Chief Operating Officer, Investment Banking (2013-2015)
  • Chief Financial Officer, Investment Banking (2010-2015)
  • Head of Global Fixed Income Research (2009-2010) 
  • Head of US Equity Research (2004-2009) 
  • Senior Equity Research Analyst (2002-2004)
1999-2001 Lehman Brothers
  • Equity Research Analyst
Prior to 1999 AT&T
  • Director of Investor Relations (1997-1999)
  • Chief Financial Officer, Competitive Local Exchange Business (1995-1997)
  • Various finance and operating roles (1988-1995)


1988  Bachelor of Science – Finance: Pennsylvania State University  

Other activities and functions

  • Women's Leadership Board of Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government, member
  • Harvard Kennedy School - Dean's Executive Committee, board member
  • Pennsylvania State University Board of Visitors, member
  • Aspen Institute's Business and Society Program, board member