Mr. Sergio P. Ermotti is a Group Chief Executive Officer & Director at UBS Switzerland AG, a Group Chief Executive Officer at UBS Group AG, at UBS Luxembourg Financial Group Asset Management SA, a Chief Executive Officer at UBS AG, a Chairman at Fondazione Ermotti, at UBS Optimus Foundation, a Member at Institut International d'Études Bancaires, a Member-International Business Council at Forum Mondial de L'Economie and a Member-Leadership Council at Saïd Business School.
He is on the Board of Directors at Fondazione Lugano Per Il Polo Culturale, Global Apprenticeships Network, The Financial Services Forum, and UBS Switzerland AG.
He has been Group Chief Executive Officer of UBS Group AG since November 2014, having held the same position at UBS AG since November 2011 and on an interim basis between September and November 2011.
Mr. Ermotti became a member of the GEB in April 2011 and was Chairman and CEO of UBS Group Europe, Middle East and Africa from April to November 2011. From 2007 to 2010, he was Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer at UniCredit, Milan, and was responsible for the strategic business areas of Corporate and Investment Banking, and Private Banking.
He joined UniCredit in 2005 as Head of Markets & Investment Banking Division. His career began at Merrill Lynch in 1987, where he held various positions within equity derivatives and capital markets until 2003. In his last two years there, he served as co-Head of Global Equity Markets and as a member of the Executive Management Committee for Global Markets & Investment Banking.
Mr. Ermotti is a Swiss-certified banking expert and is a graduate of the Advanced Management Programme at Oxford University.