People Alexandre Zeller

Alexandre Zeller

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Member of the Board of Directors

Born 1961 – Swiss Citizen
Member of the Board of Directors of Credit Suisse Group AG and Credit Suisse AG since 2017

Professional history

2016 – present

Credit Suisse

  • Member of the Governance and Nominations Committee (2017-present)
  • Member of the Compensation Committee (2017–present)
  • Chairman of the board of Credit Suisse (Schweiz) AG (Swiss subsidiary) (2016–present)
2013 – 2016

SIX Group AG

  • Chairman of the Board
2008 – 2012

HSBC Private Bank (Suisse)

  • CEO, Country Manager Switzerland (2008-2012)
  • Regional CEO Global Private Banking EMEA (2010-2012)
2002 – 2008 

Banque Cantonale Vaudoise (BCV)

  • CEO 
1987 – 2002 

Credit Suisse

  • CEO Private Banking Switzerland (2002)
  • Member of the Executive Board Private Banking Switzerland (1999-2002)
  • Various management positions, including Head French speaking Switzerland and Vaud Region, Credit Suisse Private Banking and Head Corporate Clients (1987-1999)
1984 – 1987 

Nestlé SA

  • International Operational Auditor



Advanced Management Program, Harvard Business School, Boston, USA


Corporate Finance and Capital Markets, International Bankers School, USA 


Degree in Economics (Business Administration), University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Other activities and functions

  • Kudelski S.A., board member
  • Maus Frères S.A., board member
  • Spencer Stuart, advisory board member
  • Swiss Finance Council, chairman 1
  • Swiss Board Institute, advisory council member
  • Schweizer Berghilfe, foundation board member
  • Studienzentrum Gerzensee, foundation board member

1 Mr. Zeller performs the function in the Swiss Finance Council in his capacity as Chairman of the Credit Suisse (Schweiz) AG.