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General Counsel & Chief Risk Officer

Monika Vicandi

General Counsel & Chief Risk Officer
born 10 May 1967, citizen of Switzerland
Monika Vicandi

Career

Today
2011
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Today
VP Bank Ltd, Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Since 2017: Member of the Group Executive Management, General Counsel & Chief Risk Officer

2015 - 2016: Group General Counsel

2015: by order of VP Bank Ltd: Chief Executive Officer at Centrum Bank Ltd., Vaduz, Liechtenstein

2011 - 2015: Head of Group Legal, Compliance & Tax
2002
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2011
Union Bancaire Privée, Zurich, Switzerland
Head of Legal & Compliance
2010
2000
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2002
Discount Bank and Trust Company, Zurich, Switzerland
Head of Legal, Trust and Compliance Division
2000
1999
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2000
Winterthur International, Winterthur, Switzerland
Legal Counsel in the Legal & Claims Management department
1998
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1998
KS Kaderschule Zurich, Switzerland
Lecturer in law
1996
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1998
Winterthur Versicherung (International Division), Winterthur, Switzerland
Legal Counsel Claims Management
1994
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1998
Betriebs- und Verwaltungsschule Winterthur, Switzerland
Lecturer in law
1993
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1994
Hinwil District Court, Switzerland
Court secretary / auditor

Education

2017
Certificate of Advanced Studies FHNW Risk Management
FHNW School of Business, Basel Switzerland
2012
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2014
LL.M. in International Taxation
University of Liechtenstein
2007
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2009
Management for the Legal Profession (MLP-HSG), HSG advanced studies degree
University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
1998
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1999
Master of Laws, LL.M.
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
1995
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1996
Admission to the Swiss Bar
1987
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1992
law studies
University of Zurich, Switzerland

Other activities and vested interests

  • Member of the Board at Liechtenstein Bankers Association, Vaduz, Liechtenstein

  • Member of the Legal & Compliance Expert Group at the Liechtenstein Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Vaduz, Liechtenstein