Born in Lucerne on 3 November 1928
Qualified as a lawyer and called to the Bar in 1952 in Geneva
Honorary Lawyer since January 1, 2015 (retired)
A former member of the board and Chairman of several important groups and companies, specialist in finance, corporate and commercial law and trusts, and lead counsel in the legendary successful takeover of Banque Paribas (Suisse) SA in 1981. A former Consul of Sweden and Vice-Chairman of Pargesa Holding SA, André de Pfyffer ranked among the personalities which contributed to Geneva’s success as an international banking and finance center over the second part of the 20th century.