9.30 - 9.40

Welcome address

9.40 - 10.00

Presentation of the SFC Discussion Paper by Thomas Pohl, Managing Director, Head Governmental Affairs International, UBS and Secretary to the SFC Board

10.00 - 11.10

Panel I - Management and regulation of risk in global finance


Robert Priester, Chief European Representative and Regulatory Counsel, Institute of International Finance


  • Mark Branson, Chief Executive Officer, FINMA

  • Dominique Laboureix, Member of the Board, Single Resolution Board

  • Axel Weber, Chairman of the Board of Directors, UBS Group AG

  • David Wright, Chairman, EUROFI

11.10 - 11.35

Coffee break

11.35 - 12.45

Panel II - Increasing and evolving risks in global finance:

The case of Cybersecurity


Martin Clements, Former Director General responsible for Technology and Transformation, Foreign and Commonwealth Office


  • Jakub Boratyński, Head of Unit Cybersecurity and Digital Privacy Policy, DG CONNECT, European Commission

  • Michel Liès, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Zurich Insurance Group

  • Urs Rohner, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Credit Suisse Group AG

  • Giuseppe Siani, Deputy Director General of Microprudential Supervision IV, European Central Bank

  • Sir Rob Wainwright, Partner, Deloitte, former Executive Director of Europol

12.45 - 13.00

Closing remarks by Lukas Gähwiler, Chairman of the Board of Directors, UBS Switzerland AG

Swiss Finance Council