BNP Paribas Hires Swiss Rock’s Vogt to Cater to German Clients

June 4 (Bloomberg) -- BNP Paribas (Suisse) SA, the Swiss unit of France’s largest bank, hired Swiss Rock Asset Management AG’s Bernhard Vogt to cater to German private-banking and corporate-banking clients.

Vogt will be based in Switzerland, Julie Beuter, a Paris-based spokeswoman for BNP Paribas SA, said by telephone today, declining to provide further details on his past career and future functions.

Vogt, formerly Swiss Rock’s head of customer service for private clients and family offices, has three decades of experience in caring for wealthy individuals, according to the Zurich-based’s asset manager’s website. He previously held positions at Deutsche Bank AG, Credit Suisse Group AG and UBS AG, the website said.

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