Christoph Walker, Director Training

Christoph is your partner and advisor in training and educational matters with special emphasis on E-Learning. Besides a master’s degree at Law and postgraduate studies at Credit Suisse International Bankers School, New York as well as at New York Institute of Finance Chris made plenty of professional and management experience in the financial industry.

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Focus Areas

  • Trust Management
  • Investment advice and asset management
  • Institutional Clients
  • Internal training
  • Comprehensive retirement planning and succession planning
  • Comprehensive financial services
  • Senior Management


  • 2019 – Present Director Client Training, Alithis AG, Zürich
  • 2018 Head Trust Academy, Credit Suisse Trust AG, Zürich
  • 2011 – 2017 Managing Director, Credit Suisse Trust Ltd., Guernsey
  • 2008 – 2010 Head Institutional Clients, Valiant Privatbank AG, Bern
  • 2002 – 2008 Managing Partner, nextsteps Christoph Walker, Freienbach
  • 1989 – 2001 Various Senior Management Positions in Finance – et al Head Business School, Head Comprehensive Financial Services, Regional Head, Head Servicecenter, Head Department for Securities Operations
  • 1986 – 1988 Expatriate, Swiss American Securities Inc., New York
  • 1984 –1986 Team Head in Legal Department of Credit Suisse AG, Zürich


  • 2008 – 2010 Constant education in pension topics and sales
  • 1984 – 2002 Various trainings in personal skills, Management, Sales, Marketing and PR
  • 1987 U.S. Brokerage Exam, Registered Representative
  • 1987 Credit Suisse International Bankers School, New York
  • 1984  Law Faculty of the University of Zurich (UZH), lic.iur.


Essays (and speeches in public) in online- and print media regarding comprehensive financial services as well as marital and succession legislation

Memberships and Offices

  • Member of Institute of Directors, London
  • Member of a Zurich guild
  • former federal representative and member of the board of The Liberal Democrats of Canton Schwyz
  • Member of the Guernsey Yacht Club
  • major of Swiss Army