People: EFG International AG (EFGN.S)
23 May 2019
Mr. John A. Williamson has been Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of EFG International AG since April 29, 2016. He is Member of the Acquisition Committee and the Remuneration & Nomination Committee at the Company. He was Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of EFG International AG from April 24, 2015. Prior to that, he served as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Member of the Executive Committee of the Company from June 27, 2011. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of EFG International’s subsidiaries EFG Capital Holdings Corp, Miami, EFG Bank von Ernst AG, Vaduz, and EFG Investment and Wealth Solutions Holding AG, Zurich. He was formerly the CEO of EFG Private Bank Ltd, London, EFG International’s UK and Channel Islands business, from 2002 to 2011. Mr. Williamson has spent the whole of his career in private banking. Before EFG Private Bank Ltd, he spent over 16 years with Coutts in a variety of senior roles, ending up as COO for Coutts Group. From 1997 to 1999, he worked in the US, as director and COO, first in New York then in Miami. In other roles, he was responsible for strategy, performance and planning, and also had experience of marketing and credit. For two years, he was a Client Relationship Officer, serving French and Belgian clients. Mr Williamson is a member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Swiss Asset and Wealth Management Banks (VAV/ABG) in Zurich and he is a trustee of the Serious Trust, a UK registered charity. Mr. Williamson is also the president of the Jazzaar Association. Mr. Williamson holds a MA in modern languages from St. Catharine’s College, Cambridge.
|Total Annual Compensation, CHF||1,000,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, CHF||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CHF||--|
|All Other, CHF||149,475|
|Fiscal Year Total, CHF||1,149,480|