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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 Safra Group, a highly regarded name in global Private Banking with a long and successful history. All the companies in the Safra Group are built on strong financial foundations. Family ownership provides the Group and their clients with stability and a consistent long-term approach.
03.12.2018

Raphael Alder is appointed Head of Private Banking for Domestic Clients in Zurich

Bank J. Safra Sarasin strengthens its presence in Zurich through the appointment of Raphael Alder as Head of Private Banking for Domestic Clients in Zurich. Mr Alder will be supported by a new team of Senior Private Banking client advisers.
Raphael Alder, together with his team of private banking experts, will contribute in Zurich to the Group’s ongoing strategy to expand private banking activities for domestic clients.
Raphael Alder has 15 years of experience providing financial advisory services to private banking clients in and around Zurich. Prior to joining Bank J. Safra Sarasin, Raphael Alder held various management positions at Credit Suisse. He will be reporting to Yves A. Sarasin, who heads Private Banking for Domestic Clients throughout Switzerland.
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 pleased that Mr. Alder and his team will be joining our Zurich branch as part of this overall strategy. Their dynamism, expertise and experience will contribute to the Bank’s continued success and growth. Bank J. Safra Sarasin is dedicated to serving existing and future clients, in this strategically important region, with a consistently high level of quality."
Raphael Alder, Head Private Banking for Domestic Clients, Zurich Region:
"Sustainability is one of the key factors for success in private banking today. Bank J. Safra Sarasin offers through its family ownership a long term business approach. Furthermore, the Bank is a global pioneer and market leader in the area of sustainable investments. The Bank’s clients also benefit from its stability and capital strength. We are delighted to join this exceptional private bank and we look forward to offering first-class services to our clients."