RBS Services (Switzerland) Ltd Management Committee
The Management Committee is a collegiate body under the leadership of the Chief Executive Officer. It manages the business of RBS Services (Switzerland) Ltd and is responsible for the company’s organisation. Furthermore, the Management Committee reviews and debates relevant items before consideration by the Board and is responsible for the implementation of the Board’s resolutions.
Head of Private Banking, CPB Services
CEO of RBS Services (Switzerland) Ltd
Jürgen Pulm has been Head of Private Banking for CPB Services at RBS since the end of 2014. In this role, he oversees IT, banking operations and change management for the RBS private banking entities and is also the CEO of RBS Services (Switzerland) Ltd. Previous positions include being the Chief Technology Officer of the Wealth Management Division of RBS and Head of Technology Trends and Mobile at RBS Group. Prior to that, Jürgen served as Chief Operating Officer of the Wealth Management Division of RBS as well as deputy head of the management team at its Swiss branch. Before joining the RBS Group in 2006, he served as CIO at Julius Bär Group.
Head of Operations Hub Switzerland & Central Services, Private Banking Services
Deputy CEO of RBS Services (Switzerland) Ltd
Martin Rettich is Head of Operations Hub Switzerland and Central Services which includes Risk & Control and Transaction Reporting within Private Banking Services. In addition, he is also Deputy CEO of RBS Services (Switzerland) Ltd. Prior to taking up his current role, he was Head Operations Switzerland & Wealth Hub at Coutts & Co Ltd, responsible for the provision of local and global operational services and custodial functions to various business units on Avaloq.
Before joining the RBS Group in 2011, Martin worked for 31 years at Credit Suisse and Credit Suisse First Boston where he held various executive roles domestically and globally in and around Operations, transactional wholesale banking and custody services.
Head IT Services, Private Banking Services
Robin Kuhn has been Head of IT Services for Private Banking Services at RBS since the end of 2015. In this role, he oversees the Private Banking IT Infrastructure, IT Operations, Business Applications and related IT Services such as Security & Risk, Project Management, Release Management and API Management. He joined RBS in 2012 after several years of consulting in Core Banking Systems Implementation and as Head of Application Management Avaloq at T-Systems.
Prior to T-Systems, Robin was responsible for the control and implementation of new Front and Back office Systems at Kuoni/BTI and HRG. Robin holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) ZFH in Business Administration with a Specialisation in Finance & Controlling.
Olaf van der Aar
Head Solution Delivery & Design, Private Banking Services
Olaf van der Aar joined RBS Services (Switzerland) Ltd in July 2010 and currently holds the position as Head Solution Delivery & Design for Private Banking Services. Prior roles include Head of Application Management, project manager as part of the Wealth Management Platform Programme (WMPP) as well as managing the incorporation of RBS Services in Switzerland in his previous role as Head of Business Management for Private Banking Services.
Olaf began his professional career with PwC Business Consulting in 2000 as a management consultant before moving to Clariden Leu as manager of various IT departments and projects. He holds an M.Sc. degree in Engineering from the University of Twente in the Netherlands.
Head Financial Planning & Investments, Private Banking Services
Matthias Hasler is Head Financial Planning & Investments for Private Banking Services. In his prior role as Head of Special Projects he led the implementation of the Digital Investment Channels for Coutts and NatWest Invest as well risk analytics & optimization in the context of Asset & Portfolio Management and the automation of regulated advice processes. Previous positions include being the Global Head of Operational Tax, Global Head of Investment Operations and Head of Operations Switzerland at Coutts.
Before joining the RBS group in 1993, Matthias held various jobs in the financial industry and spent time studying.