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Bär & Karrer Ltd.

BRANDSCHENKESTRASSE 90, 8027 ZÜRICH, SWITZERLAND
Tel:
Work +41 58 261 50 00
Fax:
Fax +41 58 261 50 01
Email:
Web:
www.baerkarrer.ch
Geneva, Lugano, Zug, Zurich
Bär & Karrer Ltd., Roland Truffer, Zurich, SWITZERLAND

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Roland Truffer

Tel:
Work +41 58 261 50 00
Email:
Web:
www.baerkarrer.ch/lawyers/partner/truffer-roland.html
Bär & Karrer Ltd.

Work Department

Banking & Insurance | Internal Investigation | Reorganization & Insolvency | Capital Markets | Listed Companies | Corporate Governance | Fintech

Position

Roland Truffer advises financial institutions, public companies and other business organizations in regulatory, corporate and commercial law matters. He specializes in regulatory obligations (with a focus on banking and insurance regulation, as well as issuers' and traders' regulation on the SIX Swiss Exchange), representing clients in regulatory and disciplinary proceedings, compliance matters, internal investigations and cases of business crime.

Career

  • Partner of Bär & Karrer (since 2005)
  • Associate at Bär & Karrer (1998)
  • Trainee at Bär & Karrer (1996-1997)
  • Junior Research Assistant to Prof. Dr. Markus Reich (1992-1994)

Languages

German, English

Member

  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV/FSA)
  • SIX Swiss Exchange: Member of a panel of experts for the revision of the Listing Rules (2007-2008)
  • Schweizerische Kriminalistische Gesellschaft
  • The British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce

Education

  • University of Oxford (Trinity College): M.Jur. (2001)
  • Admitted to the Zurich Bar (1998)
  • University of Zurich: lic. iur. (1995)


Switzerland

Insurance

Within: Insurance

The 'highly experienced and knowledgeable practice group' at Bär & Karrer Ltd. has 'in-depth, practical expertise in insurance regulation matters and FINMA's supervisory standards'. Tied into the banking, life sciences and dispute resolution departments, the nine-partner team counts Allianz Suisse Versicherungs-Gesellschaft, Chubb Insurance and AON Schweiz among its clients. 'Highly knowledgeable, supportive and responsive' lead Peter Hsu advised Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse on a transaction involving Swiss Export Risk Insurance guaranteeing the financing of a Brazilian power plant through a $1bn bond issuance. 'Outstanding, high-calibre lawyerRoland Truffer assisted Swiss Re with the re-domiciliation of Swiss Re Asia from Zurich to Singapore.

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