Swiss financial group Berner Kantonalbank (BEKB) has appointed Alex Tobler as head of Investment Advisory, effective 15 February 2018.
Tobler is head of Strategy and Portfolio Management for the asset management division of the bank, BEKB Asset Management, since 2015. Through this appointment, the Bern-based group seeks to strengthen its investment banking positioning.
Tobler and his team will be responsible for portfolio structuring and investment analysis as well as fund recommendations for the other businesses of BEKB such as private banking. Also Tobler will oversee BEKB’s sustainable investments.
Prior to joining BEKB, Tobler held portfolio management roles at Picard Angst and Alnua Investment Managers.