Dr Mara Catherine Harvey
Managing Director, Head of Client Services, Global Wealth Management
UBS Switzerland AG, Switzerland
Dr Mara Catherine Harvey is a senior manager at UBS with over 20 years’ experience and has held positions spanning strategy, risk and capital management, sales, organizational design, client development and holistic advisory of Ultra High Net Worth (UHNW) clients. In her most recent position, she ran the UBS Global UHNW wealth management business across Germany, Austria, Italy, UK international and Northern Europe international. She led a team of over 100 wealth management professionals and received the Euromoney awards for best Private Bank for UHNW clients in Germany and in Italy. Her innovation team was also shortlisted for the Disruptor of the Year Award at the Women in Finance Awards, 2018.
As board member of the UBS Optimus Foundation in Germany, Mara is engaged in improving health, education and protection for the world’s most vulnerable children. She is also an active advocate for financial literacy, female economic empowerment and equality, and is a frequent speaker at international conferences as well as published author (Women and Risk, 2018; Smart Way To Start series, 2019).
Mara holds a doctorate with highest honors in Political Economy from Fribourg University, Switzerland, and speaks English, Italian, French and German fluently.
Money as a Financial Expression of Values
Dr Mara Catherine Harvey | UBS Switzerland AG, Switzerland