Gerald Robert is Head of Latin America Region of EFG International effective November 2016. Currently, he serves also as member of the Group Executive Board of BSI and he is responsible for the Latin America, Middle East & Eastern Mediterranean region since 2012. After starting his career at the Banker Trust Company of New York in 1983, he joined BSI in 1985 as Private Banker at the New York branch, and then moved to Latin America to manage the bank’s local operations. From 1993 to 2001, he was Director of BSI Montecarlo. He subsequently became Branch Manager of Geneva and, in 2001, Area Manager for Latin America and Spain. Gerald Robert was born in 1957 and is a Swiss and US citizen. He graduated in International politics and economics from George Washington University and holds a Master of Arts from the John Hopkins University of Washington D.C., with a specialization in Economics and Finance.