UBS Names Head Of Private Wealth Management Group

Oct 26 2006 | 6:59am ET

UBS has appointed John Straus as head of private wealth management, the group within UBS Wealth Management U.S. division.

In his new role, Straus is responsible for the strategic direction and management of the group, including expanding the firm’s ultra-high net worth platform.

Straus reports to Marten Hoekstra, Head of UBS Wealth Management U.S.

Most recently, Straus served as managing director and head of U.S. private banks at J.P. Morgan Chase. Prior to his position there, he held various senior management positions at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Co., including head of U.S. private wealth management.


In Depth

Israeli Hedge Fund Harnesses Big Data

Jul 28 2014 | 8:10am ET

Apica Green is a multi-million dollar Israeli hedge fund that is based in Tel Aviv...

Lifestyle

David Yarrow On Growing His Hedge Fund And Shooting The Animals And People Of Africa - As A Photographer

Jul 23 2014 | 6:44am ET

While he’s always been a photographer, recent expeditions to Iceland, Ethiopia...

Guest Contributor

Why Is The Shipping Industry Underwater?

Jul 31 2014 | 7:31am ET

Anyone who’s taken a look at the global shipping industry recently probably knows...

 

Publisher's Note