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Patrick ELMER Head, Philanthropy and Responsible Investments Switzerland, Credit Suisse AG, Zurich


1996 Visiting student at Pensacola Junior College, Pensacola
1996-2002 Master in International Affairs, University of St. Gallen
1998 Internship, Financial reporting, programming and e-business, Global Services, IBM, Lugano
1998-1999 Internship, Company valuation and market analysis, Mergers & Acquisitions, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Zurich
1999 Internship, Barrilete de Colores (NGO), Managua (Nicaragua)
2000 Internship, Ludwig & Partners, Strategy Consulting, Zurich
2000-2001 Research Assistant, GSL, Venture Capital, St. Gallen
2002 Project Manager, Credit Suisse, Private Banking Latin America, Zurich
2003 Social service as Legal Adviser, Freiplatzaktion für Asylsuchende (NGO), Basel
2003-2004 Management support for Head Private Banking CH, Credit Suisse, Initiatives and Products, Zurich
2004-2008 Master of Advanced Studies in Development Cooperation, NADEL, ETH - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich
2004-2005 Free-lance consultancy services, Zurich and Maputo
2005-2006 Programme Officer Private Sector Development, SECO State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, Maputo
2006 Banking Advisor, Tanzania and Mozambique, LFS Financial Systems GmbH
2006-2008 Member, Management Board, ABM - Accès Banque Madagascar, LFS Financial Systems GmbH
2007 Deputy General Manager, ABM - Accès Banque Madagascar, LFS Financial Systems GmbH
2008-2012 Head Microfinance, Investment Services and Products, Credit Suisse Private Banking, Zurich
since 2012 Head Responsible Investment & Philanthropy Services Switzerland, Credit Suisse Private Banking Switzerland, Zurich