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Welcome to the J. Safra Sarasin Group – continuity, solidity, and long-term added value

As an international group committed to sustainability and well established through its banks in more than 25 locations in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America, J. Safra Sarasin Group is a global symbol of private banking tradition, emphasizing security and well-managed conservative growth for clients.
The J. Safra Sarasin Group is part of the family-owned J. Safra Group, a highly regarded name in global Private Banking with a long and successful history. All the companies in the J. Safra Group are built on strong financial foundations. Family ownership provides the Group and their clients with stability and a consistent long-term approach.

Bank J. Safra Sarasin continues its growth strategy in the Swiss market

Bank J. Safra Sarasin welcomes new hires in Zurich as part of its overall growth strategy in the Swiss market. The senior bankers join the team Private Banking for Domestic Clients, headed by Raphael Alder, who joined in December 2018 together with a team of senior private bankers.
Michael Seiler joined the Bank in April and Rita Amrein in July 2019. They will contribute to the Group’s ongoing strategy to expand private banking activities in Zurich for domestic clients.
Michael Seiler and Rita Amrein have 25 and 15 years of experience, respectively, providing financial advisory services to private banking clients in and around Zurich. Prior to joining Bank J. Safra Sarasin, Rita Amrein and Michael Seiler worked for many years as senior private bankers at Credit Suisse. They report to Raphael Alder, who heads Private Banking for Domestic Clients in Zurich.
Yves A. Sarasin, Head Private Banking for Domestic Clients:
"Bank J. Safra Sarasin continues to expand its business with private banking clients domiciled in Switzerland. We are very pleased that the success of Raphael Alder and his team in Zurich attracts additional talents. Ms. Amrein and Mr. Seiler will contribute to the Bank’s continued success and growth. Bank J. Safra Sarasin is dedicated to serving clients in Switzerland with a consistently high level of quality."
Raphael Alder, Head Private Banking for Domestic Clients, Zurich Region:
"We are delighted to welcome Ms. Amrein and Mr. Seiler to our team. The sustainable business approach of Bank J. Safra Sarasin was a vital factor for them when deciding to join us. Bank J. Safra Sarasin offers through its family ownership a long term business approach. The Bank celebrates this year its 30th anniversary of success as a sustainable investment pioneer and thought-leader."