Helping Asian Wealth Management Communities interact

Michael Blake

CEO Private Banking Asia


Michael Blake was appointed CEO Private Banking Asia UBP upon completion of the acquisition of Coutts International by UBP in April 2016.

In this capacity, Michael is responsible for the leadership and development of UBP’s private banking business in Asia. He brings to the role a track record of leading cross-cultural teams during periods of growth and transformational change.

Prior to this, Michael was Chief Executive of Coutts International. He has lived and worked in Asia, Switzerland and London over the past fifteen years and is active in various international affairs forums. Michael read Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford University and studied Mandarin in Beijing.