Geneva banking boutique Reyl & Cie has appointed Pasha Bakhtiar as a partner, the firm has announced.
Bakhtiar is currently CEO of Reyl Finance (MEA), the group’s affiliate in the United Arab Emirates. He previously worked at Lombard Odier in Geneva, before moving to Dubai. He then joined Willow Tree Impact Investors and later became CEO of ES Bankers Dubai.
In his new role, Bakhtiar will focus on digitalisation and will be responsible for the implementation of the bank’s long-term strategy.
He joins Reyl & Cie’s other partners – François Reyl, Nicolas Duchêne, Christian Fringhian and Lorenzo Rocco di Torrepadula – in the Geneva office.
Reyl & Cie CEO, François Reyl, said: ‘We count on the entrepreneurial qualities of talented partners like Pasha Bakhtiar to innovate for the benefit of our clients.
‘This appointment reflects our desire to reinforce our group of partners by promoting highly talented professionals able to pursue and strengthen the group's development.’