Simon Stalder is responsible for the Private Equity Platforms within Corporate Banking at Credit Suisse (Switzerland) Ltd. and serves as COO of Credit Suisse Entrepreneur Capital Ltd. In his role, he is in charge for the strategic planning, operational management as well as for the further development of the PE business. He joined from BlackRock where he was heading the Family Office and External Asset Managers (EAMs) segment for Switzerland and Liechtenstein. Prior to that he has already spent more than 13 years with Credit Suisse working as an Investment Advisor for EAMs and a Multi Asset Class Sales person covering UHNWI clients from Switzerland, the Middle East and UK region. Simon Stalder earned a BSc degree in Banking & Finance from University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration Zurich and is a Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA).