Niklaus Tschirky, born 1960, joined Sonnenberg Wealth Management AG as a partner in the corona year 2021 (in the 2nd wave).
The beginning of his career led him to banking institutions such as SBG (UBS) and CS in the area of securities trading / stock exchange followed by an Asian focus at Nomura Securities in the area of equities / CBs and cum bonds.
The move to Asian banks first brought him to Dai-Ichi Kangyo Bank (DKB), where he initially worked in the securities analysis area and later held a senior position in portfolio management.
During the period of transition of the British colony of Hong Kong to China, he headed the representative office of DKB in Hong Kong as Acting Chief Representative.
In the merger of DKB / IBJ / Fuji Bank into Mizuho Financial Group in 2000, he was responsible for the integration of the retail and wealth management front departments of Mizuho Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. and finally took over the overall responsibility of the Global Wealth Management Division and the bank's own treasury section for the Swiss subsidiary.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (FH) with a major in Marketing and completed various courses at the University of Basel with Certficate of Advanced Studies in Nonprofit Governance & Leadership and an intensive course in Foundation Management.
His expertise lies mainly in the investment of retirement assets and foundation assets invested according to BVG criteria as well as in-depth knowledge of pension fund issues. His extensive experience in the field of foundation management (NPOs) makes him a competent contact person.
He is fluent in German, English and French.