J. Safra Sarasin hires chief sustainability officer

Bank J. Safra Sarasin has announced the appointment of Dr Daniel Wild as Chief Sustainability Officer.

Wild joins from Credit Suisse where he was Global Head of ESG Strategy. Based in Zurich, he will lead all sustainability and ESG strategies at the bank and will be responsible for enhancing the Bank’s sustainability offering and advisory solutions to clients.

Daniel Belfer, CEO and Member of the Group Executive Board:
“As a Bank, we are proud of our commitment to sustainability and our achievements over the last three decades. Daniel Wild will reinforce our thought leadership in sustainable investing and further strengthen our sustainability capabilities. With the onset of the pandemic, sustainability issues have come to the forefront of everyone’s agenda and we are well positioned for the future.”