Credit Suisse expands Spain’s private banking unit

Credit Suisse International Wealth Management, the private banking division of the Swiss firm, has bolstered its business in Spain with the appointment of four private bankers.

The quartet of bankers will be based in the firm’s office in Madrid focusing on high net worth individual clients.

Paloma Gómez de la Higuera joins the Swiss firm as a senior private banker from Popular Banca Privada. With around 22 years’ experience in the industry, she previously worked at entities including Bankinter and Bestinver.

Jaime Beruete Concostrina, also appointed as a senior private banker, comes from the London office of Fisher Investment. He brings to the role 12 years’ experience in the sector, mostly gathered at the private banking and portfolio management areas of companies like JP Morgan and Jefferies International.

Patricia Fitzgerald joins the Spanish team of Credit Suisse in Madrid from the group’s New York office, where she was responsible for emerging markets fixed income and structured loan products. She started her financial career at Citi.

Carlos Núñez Alfaro, the fourth addition to the team, joins from Atl Capital and brings experience in private banking and M&A analysis.

Original Story: Investment Europe | Eugenia Jimenéz
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