Jean de Skowronski


Jean de Skowronski is Attorney-at-law and holds a MBA from INSEAD. He has been active in the banking industry for more than 25 years, leading Credit Suisse’s Debt Capital Market Origination Departments in Zurich and London, BNP Paribas (Switzerland)’s Financial Institutions Group and one of Credit Suisse’s UHNWI wealth management’s teams. Member of several boards of directors, he has a broad experience in the field of finance regulation and in the banking and financial sectors, as well as in the areas of corporate and commercial law and in situations requiring mediation. Jean de Skowronski is active in a number of charitable organizations in Switzerland and abroad.

Areas of expertise

  • Banking and Finance Regulation
  • Investment Funds and Structured Products
  • Public and private Financing, Capital operations
  • Wealth Management
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Disputes
  • Mediation and Assistance
Education and Professional Experience

Since 2018Of Counsel, FBT Avocats SA, Geneva

2017 – Certification, Centre d’Etudes de l’Ennéagramme, Paris, France

Since 2016 – Legal and Financial Consultant, Lausanne

2013-2015 – Managing Director, Credit Suisse, Zurich/Geneva

2009-2013 – Managing Director, BNP Paribas, Zurich

1994-1996 – Graduate program, Swiss Banking School (SF)

1992 – MBA, INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France

1988-2008 – Managing Director, CSFB/Credit Suisse, Zurich/London

1985-1988 – Associate, Pirenne Python Schifferli Peter, Attorneys-at-Law, Geneva

1987 – Admission to the Geneva Bar

1984 – Law degree, University of Fribourg

Lawyer, Geneva

+41 22 849 60 40

Practice areas


  • French
  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Italian