Lombard Odier boosts GCC presence with hire
Patrick Crowley has been appointed senior vice president in Lombard Odier’s New Markets Group, to help boost the Swiss private bank’s presence in the Gulf Co-operation Council region.
Crowley joins Lombard Odier from ABN AMRO Private Bank Jersey where he was country executive.He has 22 years of experience in Dublin, London, New York, Singapore and now Dubai, where he will be based, at the bank’s representative office.
Arnaud Leclercq, head of New Markets at Lombard Odier, said: “As Lombard Odier establishes deeper roots in the GCC region, we look to strengthen our presence and expand the reach of our best-in-class services to clients here. Patrick’s addition to the Lombard Odier team is another step in this direction.”
Crowley will be responsible for servicing a range of key individual, institutional and family clients in the region and will report to Christophe Lalandre, head of UAE and Oman at Lombard Odier.