Name: Jacques Bernard
Title: General Manager
Organization: Wealth Element LLC – UAE
As Wealth & Asset Management professional and strategist, Jacques has worked widely in the Gulf. He served as the Chief Investment Officer at National Bonds Corporation (UAE) and is a former Head of Investment Funds for Global Investment House Kuwait and was Managing Director for asset management at Unicorn Bank in Bahrain.
Prior to moving to the Gulf, Jacques worked in Europe and in Geneva as Chief Investment Officer and member of the Executive Committee of Banque Ferrier-Lullin, a wholly owned subsidiary of UBS. He has also worked in London with Citigroup Private Bank and as Head of the Asset Management Group in France and Southern Europe and at held the position of Head of International Investments at Prudential Financial in New York.
Jacques developed his Private Banking and Wealth Management knowledge within Citbank, UBS/ Banque Ferrier-Lullin and at Prudential covering a wide spectrum of geographies and cultures from the US to the Far-East but more importantly in his tenure as member of the executive committee and CIO in Geneva’s oldest private bank in Geneva.