Deputy Chief Executive Officer Head Private Banking Lukas S. Risi (b.1974), lic. iur., LL.M., has been Head of Private Banking and Deputy Chief Executive Officer since February 2016. Lukas Risi joined Maerki Baumann & Co. AG as General Counsel and Head of Legal & Compliance in 2009. Since November 2012 he has also headed the Risk & Internal Control Department. He was appointed to the bank’s Executive Board as General Counsel and Head of Corporate Services in January 2014. From 2003 to 2008 Lukas Risi worked as Legal Counsel with Bank Julius Bär, having previously been a lawyer and notary for a law firm in Zug. Lukas Risi studied law at the University of Fribourg, subsequently qualifying as a lawyer and notary in Zug. He was awarded the degree of Master of Law (LL.M.) in European law by the University of Stockholm. From 2011 to 2015 Lukas Risi was a member of the Swiss Bankers Association's Commission for the Protection of Swiss Assets. Lukas Risi is married and has a son and a daughter. He enjoys spending his free time with his family. His special interests include travel, outdoor sports and concert-going.