Emile Salawi is appointed Head of Key Clients and Single Family Offices Development in Switzerland

June 08, 2020

Geneva, June 8th 2020 - CA Indosuez (Switzerland) SA announces the appointment of Emile Salawi as Head of Key Clients and Single Family Offices Development. Based in Geneva, he reports directly to Isabelle Jacob-Nebout, Head of Wealth Management, and becomes a Member of the Wealth Management Executive Committee.

In this new role, Emile Salawi will be in charge ofthe development of UHNWI and Single Family Offices clients across all our target markets in Europe, Asia, Middle East and Latin America, in close collaboration with the Market Heads and Crédit Agricole Group's other business lines.

With nearly 25 years of experience in the banking sector, Emile Salawi began his career in 1996 in the Mergers & Acquisitions department of UBS in London before joining Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette’s investment banking unit. In 2001, he joined Deutsche Bank's investment banking division in Paris, moving totheir private banking department in London and Geneva in 2007. From 2011 , Emile Salawi held a number of responsibilities including Single Family Offices and Key Clients coverage at BNP Paribas in Switzerland. Emile holds a Master's degree in Financial Management from the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne.

Isabelle Jacob-Nebout, Head of Wealth Management, commented: "We are delighted to welcome Emile, who brings extensive experience in complementary business lines such as investment banking and private banking to accelerate the commercial development of the strategic client segment of Ultra High and Single Family Offices for Indosuez".


Media contacts 

Melinda Raverdy, Communication Executive - Indosuez Wealth Management    
T: +41 58 321 95 97

Laurence De Cecco, Consultante Senior - Blossom communication          
T: +41 22 344 79 02


About Indosuez Wealth Management in Switzerland

Indosuez Wealth Management in Switzerland is one of the leading institutions in the Swiss financial centre and is now one of the country's top five foreign banks. In addition to wealth management activities, the bank in Switzerland is active in the areas of Transactional Commodity Finance and Commercial Banking. Its roots date back to 1876, when Crédit Lyonnais, one of the great ancestors of today's bank, set up in Geneva. Its teams include more than 1,000 wealth management specialists based in Geneva, Lugano and Zurich as well as in Asia and the Middle East. They combine their knowledge of the local environment with the extensive expertise and scope of action of the Indosuez Wealth Management global network and the Crédit Agricole Group. The Swiss platform steers the development of wealth management activities in Switzerland, the Middle East and Asia, with a total of CHF 40.5 billion in client assets as of 31 December 2019.


About Indosuez Wealth Management

Indosuez Wealth Management is the global wealth management brand of Crédit Agricole group, ranked 13th in the world based on Tier 1 capital (source: The Banker, July 2019).

Shaped by more than 140 years of experience helping families and entrepreneurs around the globe, Indosuez Wealth Management offers a tailored approach that enables clients to manage, protect and pass on their wealth according to their specific needs. Its teams take a comprehensive view and provide expert advice and exceptional service, offering a wide range of services for the management of both personal and business assets.

Renowned for its international reach combined with a human scale, Indosuez Wealth Management has 3,160 employees in 14 countries around the world, in Europe (France, Belgium, Spain, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco and Switzerland), Asia-Pacific (Hong Kong SAR, Singapore and New Caledonia), the Middle East (Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Lebanon) and the Americas (Brazil, Uruguay and Miami).

With EUR 132.1 billion in assets under management (as at 30/12/2019), Indosuez Wealth Management group is one of the global leaders in wealth management.