UBS Appoints John Mathews Head of Private Wealth Management

UBS AG, Switzerland’s biggest bank, named John Mathews head of private wealth management, responsible for its Americas’ ultra-high-net-worth business.

Mathews was most recently regional director for the U.S. Southeast region, UBS said today in an e-mailed statement. In his new role, he’s responsible for all private wealth-management offices in the country, the Zurich-based firm said.