Rothschild Wealth hires in Zurich
Jon Andrea von Planta has been appointed co-head of Rothschild Wealth Management’s private client business in Zurich, effective from April 1.
Alongside Riccardo Petrachi, von Planta will be responsible for all Rothschild’s private client activities in Zurich. Educated in Switzerland and the US, von Planta spent 16 years at Morgan Stanley in London where he built the private wealth business for the firm, focusing on ultra high net worth clients in Continental Europe.
During this period he also held a variety of management positions and was responsible for developing marketing and investment strategies. He returned to Zurich in 2008 to run a single family office as chief investment officer.
In 2010 he founded his own asset management advisory company and continued to manage assets for private individuals, as well as a privately owned commodity fund.