Dr. Nannette Hechler-Fayd'herbe
Head of Global Economics & Research, Chief Investment Officer EMEA, Credit Suisse
Nannette Hechler-Fayd’herbe is Chief Investment Officer for the EMEA region and Head of Global Economics & Research of Credit Suisse. A voting member of the Global Investment Committee, Nannette helps shape and communicate the Credit Suisse House View. She also contributes to strategic and tactical asset allocation decisions that are implemented across all discretionary and advisory investment solutions of Credit Suisse. Moreover, Nannette is the architect of Credit Suisse’s thematic equity investment framework Supertrends. Nannette has been with Credit Suisse since 1999, originally joining the group as Head of Swiss Fixed Income and Credit Research at CSFB and gradually extending her responsibilities to the research coverage of all asset classes for the Private Banking division. Among her various professional engagements, Nannette was a board member of the Credit Suisse Pension Fund Switzerland and a board member of the International Capital Markets Association for several years. She serves on the Credit Suisse Research Institute as a research director and on the boards of the Department of Economics of the University of Zurich and the Institute of Economics of the University of St. Gallen. Nannette received a PhD in economics from the University of Lausanne in 1995. She is married and the mother of two children.