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.

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Union Bancaire Privée Fast-Tracks its Private Banking Operations in Asia Michael Blake is CEO of the Asian private banking operations of Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) and is presiding over a phase of dramatic growth for the business in Asia, where assets under management have surged more than 50% since 2016. He met with Hubbis in July to cast his eye over the regional weal....

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