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S IMPLY ABU DHABI
FALCON PRIVATE BANK
OPENS ABU DHABI OFFICE
“I am pleased that Falcon Private Bank has succeeded in strengthening its presence in the
United Arab Emirates with the opening of a representative office in Abu Dhabi. The growth
potential in the capital is very impressive, and offers considerable opportunities for wealth
creation. At Aabar we are proud to introduce to the region, and specifically to Abu Dhabi,
the benefits of private banking and cutting-edge financial solutions,”
stated Khadem Al Qubaisi.
Eduardo Leemann said
,
“It is an exciting time for Falcon Private Bank with our regional
expansion plans and we are lucky to have such strong support from our owners Aabar. We
look forward to raising our brand awareness in Abu Dhabi, a city that offers very promising
potential for the future given its economic prospects.”
Zafar Khan, Chief Executive MENA region added,
“Abu Dhabi is the fastest growing
city in the world with the highest per capita GDP and is one of the most stable cities
economically; it makes perfect sense for us to grow our business here.”
The office is located in DAS Tower on the Corniche and will be headed by recently
appointed Gregor Hubler. It is the Falcon Private Bank’s second office in the UAE
following the opening of its Dubai office in 2008.
Zurich, Switzerland and Abu Dhabi, UAE: The Abu Dhabi representative office of Swiss wealth
management specialist Falcon Private Bank was officially inaugurated on 13 April 2011. The
opening cocktail reception, held on premises, was hosted by Khadem Al Qubaisi, Chairman of the
Board of Directors of Falcon Private Bank, Chairman of Aabar Investments PJSC & Managing
Director of IPIC, and Eduardo Leemann, Chief Executive Officer of Falcon Private Bank.