MilleniumAssociates AG has appointed Ariel Sergio Goekmen-Davidoff as the latest member of its global advisory board.
Dr Goekmen-Davidoff has been in private banking for 34 years, including most recently holding an executive board position at Schroder & Co Bank Switzerland. Prior to that, he held a CEO role at Kaiser Partner Privatbank in Vaduz.
In addition, with a regional specialisation across Northern and Eastern Europe as well as Russia, his focus has been mainly on supporting UHNW families and entrepreneurs.
Chairman and founding partner of MilleniumAssociates, Ray Soudah, said: “I have known and respected Ariel for a number of years and am very pleased to have him join our Global Advisory Board, he has an excellent understanding in supporting clients across their corporate finance needs and is known for his strategic solution finding and will be invaluable to our global entrepreneurial advisory services as well as strengthen the firm’s financial services offering”.
Dr. Goekmen-Davidoff added: “I am very pleased to join the well reputed MilleniumAssociates’ Global Advisory Board, the group’s expertise, global reach and impressive investor network complements my own, and their independence and lack of conflicts will enable me to add further value to old and new clients regardless of industry sector or geography.”
Robins joined MilleniumAssociates from ING Barings, where he worked as chairman and CEO. He has been for over 40 years in the financial services industry with assignments in the USA, Japan and Australia as well as Switzerland and the UK.
Prior to that, he has held roles at the Bank of England and 18 years with Philips & Drew and UBS, where he became head of Europe. He started his career at Sydney’s Commonwealth.
Also, Robins has previously served a number of non-executive board roles for financial services firms such as LCH Clearnet Ltd, Oriel Securities and the Asian Total Return Investment Company as well as in specialist engineering firm Meggit and technology firm Serralux.