In Switzerland, Indosuez Wealth Management is embodied by its parent company, CA Indosuez (Switzerland) SA. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CA Indosuez Wealth (Group), which comprises all the specialist Wealth Management entities belonging to Crédit Agricole group. The various teams, businesses and support functions cooperate as part of a vast global network operated from a cross-business perspective.
Our direct shareholder is Crédit Agricole CIB, the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of Crédit Agricole group, which is also a partner of our business.
This support from Crédit Agricole, one of the biggest international banking groups — ranked 11th worldwide and 2nd in Europe by the amount of Tier 1 Capital (source: The Banker, July 2015, based on end-2014 data) — represents, to both our clients and teams, a guarantee of financial strength and access to an enormous reservoir of resources and expertise.
As a corporation under Swiss law, CA Indosuez (Switzerland) SA is part of a federally coordinated international organisation. Local governance is centred on a Board of Directors, chaired by Jean-Yves Hocher, and an Executive Management team wielding considerable authority, headed by Jean-François Deroche, Chief Executive Officer and also a member of the Indosuez Wealth (Group) Management Committee.
Our offices in Asia (Hong Kong and Singapore branches) and the Middle East (Abu Dhabi and Dubai offices, subsidiary in Lebanon) come under the direct authority of CA Indosuez (Switzerland) SA.