Speaker

PROFESSOR LUC THEVENOZ

UNIVERSITY OF GENEVA

Professor and Director, Centre for Banking and Financial Law

Professor Thevenoz is the author of the 2001 report which served as the basis for Switzerland’s ratification of the Hague Trusts Convention. His contribution was distinguished with a STEP honorary membership. 

His scholarship and teachings cover contracts, trusts and fiduciaries, as well as the regulation of banking and financial services and markets. He has contributed to several other international or domestic legislative and regulatory projects in the areas of intermediated securities, takeovers, and unclaimed assets. He also served as a commissioner of the Swiss Banking Commission and as the chair of Swiss Takeover Board.