KBL epb appoints Yves Stein as CEO Private Banking
KBL European Private Bankers (KBL epb) has announced the appointment of Yves Stein as chief executive officer of Private Banking for the Luxembourg-based group.
Stein, set to start in March 2013, was previously CEO of Union Bancaire Privée (Europe) in Luxembourg and earlier served as director general Private Banking at BNP Paribas (Switzerland).
The appointment follows the recent announcement by KBL epb of the expansion of its executive committee to meet the evolving needs of the group and its clients, as well as the selection of Marc Lauwers as chief operating officer for the group.
Additional appointments to the executive committee of KBL epb will be announced shortly, a statement said.
Jacques Peters, group CEO for KBL epb, said Stein will drive the growth of the private banking franchise in Europe and internationally part of the goal to become a top 20 European private bank by 2015.
A Luxembourgish national, Stein began his professional career at Banque Générale du Luxembourg, where he served for over a decade. He then held a range of senior positions at MeesPierson, the private bank of Fortis Group, where he rose to the post of group CEO, Fortis Private Banking.