Alexandre Stärker
Member of the Board, Geneva/Cairo

Educational background

  • High School at the Jesuit College of Cairo, Egypt
  • Ph.D. in Economics at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Doctorship thesis: "From Petroleum Concessions to Industrial Concentrations in the Middle East"

Professional background

Swiss Office for Trade Expansion - OSEC, Lausanne:
Project Manager "Macro Economic Studies" (Egypt, Federal Republic of Germany, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Spain)

Mannesmann & UHDE, Cairo:
Account Manager "Joint Ventures Financing"
Industrial Contracting for petrochemical plants
Operation & Maintenance of fertilizer plants

Banque Paribas, Paris:
Paribas London: Head "International Private Banking"
Paribas Bahrain: Deputy General Manager
Paribas Paris: Account Manager of Industrial joint venture projects with Olayan Financing Co., Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Citibank Switzerland, Geneva:
Vice President "Gulf Region Operations" (Iran, Kuwait, Bahrain, Quatar, VAE, Oman)

Crédit Lyonnais Group, Paris:
Project Manager for reorganisation of "World Wide Private Banking"

Arab Bank Plc., Geneva:
Head "International Private Clients and Investment Business"

EFG - HERMES Investment Bank, Cairo:
Chief Financial Officer
Institutionalisation of Corporate Governance procedures
Compliance and Contingency planning
Corporate Risk Policy according to Basel II recommendations

Geneva Consulting & Management Group, Geneva:
Member of the Board
Research studies and essays on Middle East Economy