Eric Sarasin is Chairman of the Board at The Singularity Group.
He has a 30-year track record in Banking at Morgan Stanley, Pictet; Cie, Citibank, and most recently Bank Sarasin (Today Bank J. Safra Sarasin).
At Bank Sarasin he held various senior leadership positions across many business lines and developed the formerly family-owned bank into one of the leading private banks of Switzerland, culminating in his role as Group Deputy CEO.
Eric is on the Board of several privately held companies and investment firms. He is on the board of 1875 Finance, Benpac AG and Chair of TIGER21 Switzerland, a selective peer membership organization for specially qualified entrepreneurs, CEOs and investors.
During his career, Eric held many public, non-private and cultural leadership roles including 12 years as the President of the Swiss-German Chamber of Commerce, and serves on the Executive Board of the Cancer League of Basel, Animal Hospital Basel, Gertrude von Meissner Foundation, SwissPeace, the Paul Jenni Foundation, Maurice E. Muller Foundation, Race for Water, as well as leadership and participation in NGOs including Human Rights Watch.
He is an avid investor and active philanthropist; Eric is married, has four children, and lives in Basel, Switzerland.