Global Wealth Management

High-quality services in terms of banking and wealth management needs, located in Zurich.

Our Team

Igor Makarov CEO

With over 2 decades of experience in Private Banking and wealth management, Igor has a proven track record of building and leading professional teams to provide suitable and unique solutions for his clientele. With his background within the Credit Suisse Group and more notably as the Head of the Russian and Eastern European desk for Clariden Leu London, Igor has navigated the changing tide of the industry and has built on his success of providing appropriate wealth management solutions for his clients. Igor has degrees in Engineering and Economics.

David Hauenstein Non-Executive Board Member

David is a member of the Swiss Institute of Certified Accountants and Tax experts. With his expertise in accountancy, tax consulting and insight into general business law, he provides GWM AG the ability to take a best-practice approach with the running of the company.

Saif Ahmedi Investment Director

Having spent over 10 years within the Credit Suisse Group advising ultra-high net worth clients and institutions in asset allocation and trading strategies, Saif’s experience has involved trading across all asset classes and allows him to provide clients with a comprehensive knowledge of current financial products. With a strong background in Pensions and Insurance and a degree in Mathematics, Saif takes a conservative approach to investing with a view to keeping clients wealth and purchasing power intact.

Timon Stadelmann Business Manager

Prior to joining GWM AG, Timon has extensive Private Banking experience spanning over a decade. He worked in various positions within UBS and a small Swiss private bank, servicing High Net Worth clients and Asset Managers. The nature of his professional background has given him strong organisational and project management skills. Furthermore, Timon holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration with Major in Finance & Banking and is fluent in German, English, French and Spanish.

Ekaterina Schmid Private Banking Assistant

Having graduated from the ESCP Europe Business School with a degree in European Business and Majoring in Finance, Ekaterina has three years of experience in Private Banking in Monaco and Moscow. With strong language skills and fluent in English, Russian and French, Ekaterina is responsible for general banking activities directly related to clients requirements as well as liaising with custodian banks.