EFG International opens advisory office in Dubai
EFG International is executing its growth strategy as presented on 13 March 2019 and expanding its footprint in the Middle East with the establishment of a new presence in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Having received the necessary regulatory approvals from the Dubai Financial Services Authority, EFG’s new advisory office is expected to be fully operational by 11 December 2019. It will be headed by Sascha Pietrek, effective 01 November 2019.
31 October 2019
EFG International appoints Bernardo Meyrelles as new Country Head Portugal
EFG International formally commenced operations in Lisbon, Portugal, on 01 September 2019, as previously announced. Following the successful launch of this new branch of its Luxembourg entity, EFG Bank (Luxembourg) S.A. − and to further strengthen its private banking business in the country in line with its 2019-2022 strategic plan − EFG is today announcing the appointment of Bernardo Meyrelles do Souto as the new Country Head Portugal, effective immediately.
24 September 2019
EFG International appoints Amy Yip as Chair of its Asia Pacific Advisory Board
The Board of Directors of EFG International and EFG Bank is today announcing the appointment of Amy Yip as the new Chair of the Asia Pacific Advisory Board, effective immediately. In this role, she will help drive and oversee the further expansion of EFG’s business in Asia Pacific, in line with its 2022 strategic plan.
28 August 2019
EFG International opens advisory branch in Portugal
In line with its 2019-2022 strategic plan, EFG International is expanding its footprint in Southern Europe with the opening of a presence in Lisbon, Portugal, as a branch of its Luxembourg entity, EFG Bank (Luxembourg) S.A. Following the granting of regulatory approvals, EFG is currently in the process of establishing its business in Portugal, which it expects to be fully operational by 01 September 2019. Pedro Rego has been appointed as the new Head of EFG’s Portugal branch, effective as of the official registration on 23 May 2019.
25 June 2019