Fri, Jan 30, 2015
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

UBP hires Emmy Labovitch as head of marketing for asset management

Monday, January 04, 2010
Opalesque Industry Updates - Today, Union Bancaire Privée announced that they have hired Emmy Labovitch as Head of Marketing for Asset Management. Before joining UBP, Emmy Labovitch was Global Head of Marketing at Fortis Investments.

“We are delighted to welcome Emmy” said Richard Wohanka, CEO of Asset Management and Alternative Investments at UBP. “She brings extensive international expertise in financial product development and marketing, building on her professional experience as an emerging-market equity manager”. By recruiting Ms Labovitch, UBP is confirming its determination to attract top talent and to put in place a global asset-management platform, concentrating on the creation and distribution of products, marketing, service quality and the quest for performance, backed by a client solutions oriented vision.

Emmy Labovitch is tasked with strengthening and supporting the sales teams in their client relations across all market segments and regions, as well as sharpening the company’s marketing focus. Ms Labovitch sits on the Executive Committee of Asset Management and reports directly to Mr Wohanka.

“I am very pleased to be joining such an innovative and dynamic business and to take an active part in the development of its Asset Management activities, as well as in its long-term growth”, added Emmy Labovitch. Educated at Oxford and Harvard universities, Ms Labovitch also holds an MBA from INSEAD. Corporate website: www.ubp.ch

- FG

What do you think?

   Use "anonymous" as my name    |   Alert me via email on new comments   |   
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing


  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Opalesque Exclusive: Ex-Citi trader launches 'sleep-at-night’ long/short equity fund[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva for New Managers: After working at Citi's proprietary trading desk, managing a large portfolio between 2008 and 2011, Joel S. Salomon founded SalauMor Management in New York

  2. Investing - U.S. investors favor currency hedged Europe ETFs as euro tumbles, Quants win back investors as Swiss franc fuels volatility gains, David Einhorn's $7bn hedge fund is loading up on this stock, Hedge fund BlueMountain Capital unveils Ocwen Financial short, claims default on notes[more]

    U.S. investors favor currency hedged Europe ETFs as euro tumbles From Reuters.com: U.S. investors stung by the falling euro who want to stay invested in Europe are turning to exchange-traded funds designed to strip out the impact of the region's currency. The biggest among so-called "cur

  3. News Briefs - Millennials use tech tools to jump into investing, Winklevoss twins to launch bitcoin exchange with FDIC insured deposits, Robertson’s legacy from hedge funds to New Zealand, Real estate managers exploring smaller open-end funds[more]

    Millennials use tech tools to jump into investing It is the Facebookification of monetary investing. From social networking platforms that enable young investors to stick to every other's stock-picking mojo, to internet sites for initially-timers hungry for a piece of the Silicon Valley

  4. Update: Prosecutors seek 12 years for hedge fund manager Francisco Illarramendi[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Federal prosecutors have asked the court to sentence convicted hedge fund manager Francisco Illarramendi to 12 years imprisonment for running an elaborate Ponzi scheme that bilked investors hundreds of millions in dollars, including a Venezuelan pension fund, report

  5. Institutions - Ontario pension fund leader calls all asset classes ‘expensive’, Taiwan's BLF plans $2bn in alternative mandates[more]

    Ontario pension fund leader calls all asset classes ‘expensive’ From WSJ.com: The head of one of the world’s largest pension funds said that across asset classes, “everything is expensive.” Ron Mock, who leads Canada’s $141 billion Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, said that the plan would