About us

 
 

About us

We keep things moving.

Innovation is part of our DNA. Discover our history, corporate structure and philosophy.

 

Our Story

Swissquote is not a typical Swiss bank. Our history, ambition and DNA comes from the world of creativity, software development and the empowerment of investors. These values still remain central to Swissquote.

 

Offices

 

Executive Management

The Executive Management consists of the following members: Marc Bürki, Chief Executive Officer, Paolo Buzzi, Chief Technology Officer, Michael Ploog, Chief Financial Officer, Morgan Lavanchy, Chief Legal Officer and Gilles Chantrier, Chief Risk Officer. Marc Bürki and Paolo Buzzi are founding shareholders of the Company and were major shareholders as at 31 December 2016. 

Marc Bürki
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd and Swissquote Bank Ltd
Founding partner of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd
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Paolo Buzzi
Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd and Swissquote Bank Ltd
Founding partner of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd
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Michel Ploog
Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd and Swissquote Bank Ltd
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Gilles Chantrier
Chief Risk Officer (CRO) of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd and Swissquote Bank Ltd
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Morgan Lavanchy
Chief Legal Officer (CLO) of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd and Swissquote Bank Ltd
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Board of Directors

All relevant information about the board of directors, its responsibility, strategy and management can be found in our Corporate Governance Report.

Mario Fontana
Member of the Board of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd since April 2001
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Markus Dennler
Member of the Board of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd since March 2005
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Martin Naville
Member of the Board of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd since April 2007
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Jean-Christophe Pernollet
Member of the Board of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd since May 2015
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Beat Oberlin
Member of the Board of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd since May 2016
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Swissquote Group

Swissquote Group Holding Ltd is Switzerland's leading provider of online financial and trading services.

Listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (symbol: SQN) since May 29, 2000, the Swissquote Group has its headquarters in Gland (VD) and offices in Zürich, Bern, Dubai, Malta, Hong Kong and London. The Group currently employs 550 staff.

 
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