President's Profile

Libero Valsangiacomo

PRESIDENT & CEO

Libero Valsangiacomo, Swiss citizen, Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Business Economics at the University of Friborg (Switzerland), has thirty years of experience in banking and finance. He began his career in Bern at the Department of Public Economics of the Swiss Confederation and then moved on to industry and retail.

  • In 1991 he returned to Lugano and began his activity in the financial field in an important trust company, before starting his banking activity in 1993, at Banca Popolare Svizzera (BPS), as Head of Controlling and Cash Management.
  • In 1995 he was appointed Member of the Management and, following the merger, he passed to Credit Suisse, where he took on the responsibility of the Private Customer Department.
  • In 2000 he left Credit Suisse to become Head of a Private Banking / Wealth Management Team at Banca del Gottardo (BDG), which he held until 2005 before co-founding the Lugano branch of LLB's Wealth Management (Liechtensteinische Landesbank with headquartered in Vaduz) and become its Director,Deputy Head of the Branch.
  • In 2013 he is actively involved in the sales process of the Lugano branch of LLB SA (the first Asset Deal in Switzerland of a branch of the Bank) that will be sold to the Private Bank PKB Privatbank SA of Lugano of which he becomes Director and Deputy Head Group Domestic Market.
  • In 2018 he decided to start his own business. He founded the KeysGest SA, a trust company active in the Wealth Management of which he is Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO. Lead a team of professionals and specialists with a long and solid experience in the global finance and investment sector.