Babak Dastmaltschi

Managing Director and Head of Strategic Clients, Credit Suisse

Babak Dastmaltschi, Managing Director and Head of Strategic Clients, Credit Suisse

Mr. Babak Dastmaltschi is a Managing Director of Credit Suisse in the International Wealth Management division, based in Zurich. As the Chairman of Strategic Client Partners he is responsible for leading the coverage and development of select strategic clients of the bank and contributing to CS UHNWI strategy in emerging markets as well as Western Europe.

Previously, Babak was Head of Market Group UHNWI Northern & Eastern Europe and Co-Head of the Strategic Client Initiative dealing with 100 of the global clients of the private bank.

Babak joined Credit Suisse in June 2001 from Morgan Stanley Dean Witter in London and Zurich where he held senior roles, including General Director of Private Banking Zurich. Prior to that, he worked at Bankers Trust Institutional Investor Group in London as well as with McKinsey & Company Inc. in Washington, New York and Dusseldorf, and at The Consulting Center in Washington DC and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Babak holds a Bachelor's Degree in International Affairs & Economics and a Masters of Business Administration in International Business and Finance from George Washington University.