Richard Piliero

Regional Executive



Richard Piliero began his professional career on Wall Street, after receiving university degrees in economics and law. In the early part of his career, in New York, London and Geneva, Richard was international counsel to Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley. Then in 1983, he became head of the Geneva institutional office for Merrill Lynch. In 1986, he joined TDB American Express Bank in Geneva as deputy head of private banking. In 1996, Richard moved to Singapore to be the regional head for South-east Asia at American Express Bank. Before joining Finaport last year, Richard was head of South-east Asian private banking for Coutts, and regional executive for about six years for EFG in Singapore.

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Strategy & Practice Management

Setting high standards for private bankers of tomorrow In recalling five decades of experience in global wealth management, Richard Piliero offers some well-honed insights and ideas on how up-and-coming advisers can rise to excellence in an ever-demanding and fast-changing industry..

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Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia

Indonesian Wealth Management Forum 2019

We were delighted to host our 9th annual Indonesian Wealth Management Forum.

More than 200 CEOs, COOs, Independent Asset managers and other senior practitioners attended – from a mix of local and international Private Banks, Retail Banks, Insurance Companies,...