Born 1950. Liechtenstein citizen. Married, 3 children. After completing his bank training, various periods spent abroad to improve his language skills. Worked for banks and brokers in Lausanne, Lugano and New York. From 1973 for LGT Bank AG, Vaduz, in the investment consultancy field. Swiss Banking School graduate. He held the position of Director of LGT Bank AG in Liechtenstein for five years, with responsibility for the Investment Consultancy and Securities Administration Department. Founding member of Faro Invest Vermögensberatung AG, long-standing member of the Board of Directors of LLB and
co-founder of the Association of Independent Asset Managers (Verein unabhängiger Vermögensverwalter – "VuVL") and Chairman from 2002 to 2008. Retired in 2015, but still on the Board of Directors. Hobbies: Family, hiking.