Dieter C. Söhner
Fürsprecher, lic. iur., Attorney at Law, MBA, EMBA, CFP
Studied at the Universities of Bern (CH), Geneva (CH) and Pittsburgh (USA). He is particularly active in the areas of financial market law and civil law. As part of his legal practice, he has focused during the last 15 years on fields of civil law such as marriage and inheritance law, contract law and corporate law. He was for more than 5 years, a senior officer at the Swiss Federal Banking Commission (SFBC) (today Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA) in the Department Approvals (Banks)/Collective Investment Schemes. During this time he specialized in the field of international wealth management and completed an MBA (University of Geneva) and an Executive MBA (Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh). Until July 2007 he headed up the Swiss Financial Services Legal & Regulatory Department of a large audit company.
Dieter C. Söhner has a vast experience both in the field of financial industry, particularly corporate governance, compliance and wealth management, and in the range of civil law.