UBS Wealth Management Americas, a division of UBS AG, has made new appointments to their product management team in the Equity Plan Advisory Services division.
David Bienstock has been promoted to Head of Product for Equity Plan Advisory Services. With over 10 years of experience at UBS in product development and project management, David will now be responsible for all aspects of the equity plan technology platform.
Thierry Vo has also joined the firm as a Director in Product Management to define and drive strategic product initiatives. Thierry will report to David Bienstock.
Michael Barry, head of UBS Equity Plan Advisory Services, said: "We are very pleased that David will lead our Product organization and that Thierry is joining us. With their extensive knowledge of the industry and equity plan product offerings, they will play critical roles in the evolution of our technology to continue to meet the current and future needs of our clients. Our ongoing additions of talent emphasizes that we are a destination of choice in this industry."
Vo brings more than 10 years of equity plan experience to UBS, having held prior roles of increased responsibility at E*TRADE, Merrill Lynch and most recently Equity Administration Solutions, Inc.
Vo said:"I am very pleased to join UBS Equity Plan Advisory Services. I look forward to collaborating with our Financial Advisors and industry partners to help UBS advise our clients and continue to deliver innovative offerings."
In the past four years, UBS has invested nearly US$200 million to bring clients cutting-edge technology and industry expertise. Serving more than 130 companies representing 1 million-plus participants in over 150 countries, UBS offers cost-effective plan administration and transaction solutions, helping employees understand the true value of their rewards and providing the access to advice, regardless of their level of sophistication.