Governance Morval Vonwiller Holding SA

Board of Directors

  • Christian MERLE - Chairman
  • Massimiliano ZANON - Vice-Chairman

Massimiliano Zanon is graduated from the University of Turin with a degree in Economics. He has held a number of senior positions in the banking and finance industry throughout his career. His current appointments include: Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Morval Vonwiller Holding SA (as Chairman until beginning of April 2018); Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banque Morval SA (as Chairman until beginning of April 2018), and he serves of the Boards of other collective schemes incorporated in the Cayman Islands, Malta and Luxembourg.

  • Luc ARGAND - Director

Luc J. ARGAND passed the Geneva's Bar exam in 1974, after having graduated from Geneva University. In 1976, he obtained a master degree of business and administration from the Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires (INSEAD / Paris). After having been trained in a bank he has spent several years for the Rothschild Group, he then joined the Law Firm De Pfyffer|Avocats in Geneva as Partner in 1982. He was President of the Geneva Bar Association between 1996 and 1998. Since 1986, he is member of the Board of Directors of Morval Vonwiller Holding SA (as Vice-Chairman until beginning of April 2018); member of the Board of Directors of Banque Morval SA (as Vice-Chairman until beginning of April 2018) and Chairman of the Pension Fund Institution of Morval group. Since 1993, he is Administrator at Edmond de Rothschild bank (Suisse) S.A., at Holding EdR S.A. (since 2017) and at Company “Benjamin Edmond de Rothschild Pregny S.A.”. He was between 1998 and 2006 member of the High Council of the Geneva Magistrates Since 2007, he chairs the Board of Directors at Banque Syz & Co S.A., Geneva. Among others mandates, he is since 1990 Arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne (CAS), President of the Geneva Motor Show between July 2005 and September 2011, sits since 2011 as Vice-President of PALEXPO S.A., he is also administrator of YAFA S.p.A. Torino since 2005. Since 2011, he is President of the Survey Commission of the Geneva Public Notaries. Finally, he was President of the “Cercle du Grand Théâtre de Genève” between 2012 and 2017. Mr Argand is specialized in Business Law, Banking Law, Trust and Estates, International Taxation, Arbitration and Sports Law.

  • Paola ANGELETTI - Director
  • Christophe VELLE - Director

Updated on 24.04.2018