Jean-Pierre Roth, Former President of the Swiss National Bank & Ex-Chairman of BCGE

Before and after the 2008 financial crisis : did the Central banks implement irreproachable policies?"

 

Dr. Jean-Pierre Roth was the President of the Swiss National Bank (SNB), Switzerland’s monetary authority, from 2001 through 2009. He was in charge of the SNB when UBS, the country’s biggest bank, had to be rescued with the help of the Swiss state in the autumn of 2008. He then was the Chairman of Banque Cantonale de Genève (BCGE) from 2010 - 2017. He is a non-Executive Director of Swatch Group, and a non-Executive Director of Nestlé.

Jean-Pierre Roth will share his experiences at SNB, BCGE, and leading Swiss corporations, providing insights on the Swiss Franc, Swiss banking, and Swiss industry. Jean-Pierre's perspective from the top-level of Switzerland's largest institutions is an event not to be missed by bankers, businessmen, as well as the public at large.

Speaker: Dr. Jean-Pierre Roth
Speaker Dr. Jean-Pierre Roth
Dr. Jean-Pierre Roth joined the Swiss National Bank (SNB) in 1979, and served as  President of SNB from 2001 through 2009. He then was the Chairman of Banque Cantonale de Genève (BCGE) from 2010 - 2017. He is a Director of Swatch Group, and a non-Executive Director of Nestlé. He ...

Dr. Jean-Pierre Roth joined the Swiss National Bank (SNB) in 1979, and served as  President of SNB from 2001 through 2009. He then was the Chairman of Banque Cantonale de Genève (BCGE) from 2010 - 2017. He is a Director of Swatch Group, and a non-Executive Director of Nestlé. He holds a PhD in Political Science from the Graduate Institute of International Studies of Geneva.

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Organizer American International Club of Geneva

When?

Thursday, May 3, 2018

11:45 a.m. - 2 p.m.

(GMT+0200) Europe/Zurich

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Where?

Hôtel Métropole

34 quai Général Guisan
Geneva 1204
Switzerland