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Romeo Cerutti

General Counsel

Romeo Cerutti

Born 1962 – Swiss and Italian citizen
Member of the Executive Board of Credit Suisse Group AG and Credit Suisse AG since 2009


Professional history

2006-present Credit Suisse
  • General Counsel (2009-present)
  • Global Co-Head of Compliance, Bank (2008-2009)
  • General Counsel, Private Banking (2006-2009)
1999-2006 Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch & Cie
  • Partner of the Group Holding (2004-2006)
  • Head of Corporate Finance (1999-2004)
1995-1999 Homburger Rechtsanwälte, Zurich
  • Attorney-at-law
Prior to 1995 Latham & Watkins, Los Angeles
  • Attorney-at-law


1998 Post-doctorate degree in Law (Habilitation), University of Fribourg
1992 Admission to the bar of the State of California
1992 Master of Law (LLM), University of California, Los Angeles
1990 Doctorate in Law, University of Fribourg
1989 Admission to the bar of the Canton of Zurich
1986 Master in Law (lic.iur.), University of Fribourg

Other activities and functions

  • Vifor Pharma Ltd., Vice Chairman
  • Swiss Finance Institute (SFI), Chairman
  • American-​Swiss Chamber of Commerce, Legal Group Member
  • Ulrico Hoepli Foundation, Member of the Board of Trustees