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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Axel Weber

59 2014 Chairman of the Board

Sergio Ermotti

56 2011 Group Chief Executive Officer

Michel Demare

59 2014 Independent Vice Chairman of the Board

Tom Naratil

54 2014 Group Chief Financial Officer, Group Chief Operating Officer

Lukas Gaehwiler

50 2014 President - Retail & Corporate and President, Switzerland

Ulrich Koerner

53 2014 President - Global Asset Management and President, Europe, Middle East and Africa

Robert McCann

58 2014 President - Wealth Management Americas and President, Americas

Andrea Orcel

53 2014 President - Investment Bank

Chi-Won Yoon

56 2014 President, Asia Pacific

Juerg Zeltner

48 2014 President Wealth Management

Philip Lofts

54 2014 Group Chief Risk Officer

Markus Diethelm

58 2014 Group General Counsel

Luzius Cameron

60 2014 Company Secretary

Reto Francioni

60 2014 Director

Ann Godbehere

61 2014 Director

Axel Lehmann

57 2014 Director

Helmut Panke

69 2014 Director

William Parrett

70 2014 Director

Isabelle Romy

51 2014 Director

Beatrice Weder di Mauro

51 2014 Director

Joseph Yam

67 2014 Director

David Sidwell

63 2014 Senior Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Axel Weber

Mr. Axel A. Weber is Chairman of the Board at UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He was elected to the Board of Directors (BoD) at the 2012 AGM and was thereafter appointed Chairman of the BoD. He has chaired the Governance and Nominating Committee since 2012 and became Chairperson of the Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee in 2013. Mr. Weber was president of the German Bundesbank between 2004 and 2011, during which time he also served as a member of the Governing Council of the European Central Bank, a member of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, German governor of the International Monetary Fund, and as a member of the G7 and G20 Ministers and Governors. He was a member of the steering committees of the European Systemic Risk Board in 2011 and the Financial Stability Board from 2010 to 2011. On leave from the University of Cologne from 2004 to 2012, he was a visiting professor at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business from 2011 to 2012. From 2002 to 2004, Mr. Weber served as a member of the German Council of Economic Experts. He was a professor of international economics and Director of the Center for Financial Research at the University of Cologne from 2001 to 2004, and a professor of monetary economics and Director of the Center for Financial Studies at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main from 1998 to 2001. From 1994 to 1998, he was a professor of economic theory at the University of Bonn. Mr. Weber holds a Ph.D in Economics from the Universitaet Siegen, where he also received his habilitation. He graduated with a Masters degree in Economics at the Universitaet Konstanz and holds honorary Doctorates from the universities of DuisburgEssen and Constance.

Sergio Ermotti

Mr. Sergio P. Ermotti has been Group Chief Executive Officer since November 2011, having held the position of Group Chief Executive Officer on an interim basis since September 2011. Mr. Ermotti became a member of the GEB in April 2011 and was Chairman and CEO of UBS Group Europe, Middle East and Africa from April to November 2011. From 2007 to 2010, he was Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer at UniCredit, Milan, and was responsible for the strategic business areas of Corporate and Investment Banking, and Private Banking. He joined UniCredit in 2005 as Head of Markets & Investment Banking Division. Between 2001 and 2003, he worked at Merrill Lynch, serving as co-Head of Global Equity Markets and as a member of the Executive Management Committee for Global Markets & Investment Banking. He began his career with Merrill Lynch in 1987, and held various positions within equity derivatives and capital markets. Mr. Ermotti is a Swiss-certified banking expert and is a graduate of the Advanced Management Programme at Oxford University

Michel Demare

Mr. Michel Demare is Independent Vice Chairman of the Board at UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He was elected to the BoD at the 2009 AGM. In April 2010, he was appointed independent Vice Chairman. He has been a member of the Audit Committee since 2009 and the Governance and Nominating Committee since 2010. He became a member of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee in 2013. Mr. Demare joined ABB in 2005 as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and as a member of the Group Executive Committee. He stepped down from his function in ABB in January 2013. Between February and August 2008, he acted as the interim CEO of ABB. From September 2008 to March 2011, he combined his role as CFO with that of President of Global Markets. Mr. Demare joined ABB from Baxter International Inc., where he was CFO Europe from 2002 to 2005. Prior to this, he spent 18 years at the Dow Chemical Company, holding various treasury and risk management positions in Belgium, France, the US and Switzerland. Between 1997 and 2002, Mr. Demare was CFO of the Global Polyolefins and Elastomers division. He began his career as an officer in the multinational banking division of Continental Illinois National Bank of Chicago, and was based in Antwerp. Mr. Demare graduated with an MBA from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium, and holds a degree in applied economics from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.

Tom Naratil

Mr. Tom Naratil is Group Chief Financial Officer, Group Chief Operating Officer at UBS Group AG since January 2014. He was appointed Group Chief Financial Officer and became a member of the GEB in June 2011. In addition to this role, he was appointed Group Chief Operating Officer in January 2014. He served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Risk Officer of Wealth Management Americas from 2009 until his appointment as Group Chief Financial Officer. Before 2009, he held various senior management positions within UBS, including heading the Auction Rate Securities Solutions Group during the financial crisis in 2008. He was named Global Head of Marketing, Segment & Client Development in 2007, Global Head of Market Strategy & Development in 2005, and Director of Banking and Transactional Solutions, Wealth Management USA, in 2002. During this time, he was a member of the Group Managing Board. He joined Paine Webber Incorporated in 1983, and after the merger with UBS became Director of the Investment Products Group. Mr. Naratil holds an MBA in economics from New York University and a Bachelor of Arts in history from Yale University.

Lukas Gaehwiler

Mr. Lukas Gaehwiler is President - Retail & Corporate and President, Switzerland at UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He became a member of the GEB and was appointed President Switzerland (formerly CEO of UBS Switzerland) in April 2010. In his role as President of UBS Switzerland, he is responsible for all businesses – retail, wealth management, corporate and institutional, investment banking and asset management – in UBS’s home market. Since January 2012, he has also been President Retail & Corporate (formerly CEO of Retail & Corporate). Between April 2010 and January 2012, he combined the position of CEO of UBS Switzerland with the role of co-CEO of UBS Wealth Management & Swiss Bank. From 2003 to 2010, he was Chief Credit Officer at Credit Suisse and was accountable for the worldwide credit business of Private Banking, including Commercial Banking in Switzerland. In 1998, Mr. Gaehwiler was appointed Chief of Staff to the CEO of Credit Suisse’s Private and Corporate business unit and, prior to this, held various front-office positions in Switzerland and North America. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Applied Sciences in St. Gallen. Mr. Gaehwiler completed an MBA program in corporate finance at the International Bankers School in New York, as well as the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.

Ulrich Koerner

Dr. Ulrich Koerner is President - Global Asset Management and President, Europe, Middle East and Africa at UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He became a member of the GEB in April 2009 and was appointed President Global Asset Management (formerly CEO Global Asset Management) in January 2014. He was Group Chief Operating Officer from 2009 to 2013. In addition, he was appointed President Europe, Middle East and Africa (formerly Chief Executive Officer of UBS Group Europe, Middle East and Africa) in December 2011. In 1998, Mr. Koerner joined Credit Suisse. He served as a member of the Credit Suisse Group Executive Board from 2003 to 2008, holding various management positions, including Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. From 2006 to 2008, he was responsible for the entire Swiss client business as Chief Executive Officer Credit Suisse Switzerland. Mr. Koerner received a PhD in business administration from the Universitaet St. Gallen, and served for several years as an auditor at Price Waterhouse and as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company.

Robert McCann

Mr. Robert J. McCann is President - Wealth Management Americas and President, Americas at UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He was appointed President Wealth Management Americas (formerly CEO of Wealth Management Americas), and became a member of the GEB in October 2009. In addition, he has been President Americas since December 2011 (formerly CEO of UBS Group Americas). From 2003 to 2009, he worked for Merrill Lynch as Vice Chairman and President of the Global Wealth Management Group. In 2003, he served as Vice Chairman of Distribution and Marketing for AXA Financial. He began his career with Merrill Lynch in 1982, working in various positions in capital markets and research. From 2001 to 2003, he was Head of Global Securities Research and Economics. In 2000, he was appointed Chief Operating Officer of Global Markets and Investment Banking. From 1998 to 2000, he was Global Head of Global Institutional Debt and Equity Sales. Mr. McCann graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Bethany College, West Virginia, and holds an MBA from Texas Christian University.

Andrea Orcel

Mr. Andrea Orcel is President - Investment Bank at UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He was appointed President Investment Bank (formerly CEO of the Investment Bank) in November 2012. Since December 2014, he has additionally taken on the position as Chief Executive for UBS Limited and UBS AG London branch. He had been appointed co-CEO of the Investment Bank and a member of the GEB in July 2012. He joined UBS from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he had been Executive Chairman since 2009, President of Emerging Markets (excluding Asia) since 2010 and CEO of European Card Services since 2011. Prior to the acquisition of Merrill Lynch by Bank of America, Mr. Orcel was a member of Merrill Lynch’s global management committee and Head of Global Origination, which combined Investment Banking and Capital Markets. He held a number of other leadership positions, including President of Global Markets & Investment Banking for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Head of EMEA Origination beginning in 2004. Between 2003 and 2007, he led the Global Financial Institutions Group, of which he had been part since joining Merrill Lynch in 1992. Prior to this, he worked at Goldman Sachs and the Boston Consulting Group. Mr. Orcel holds an MBA from INSEAD and a degree in economics and commerce, summa cum laude, from the University of Rome.

Chi-Won Yoon

Mr. Chi-Won Yoon is President, Asia Pacific at UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He was appointed President Asia Pacific (formerly Chief Executive Officer of UBS Group Asia Pacific) in April 2012 and has been a member of the GEB since June 2009. He held the position of co-Chairman and co-Chief Executive Officer of UBS Group Asia Pacific from November 2010 to March 2012. From June 2009 to November 2010, he served as sole Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of UBS AG, Asia Pacific. In a previous role, Mr. Yoon served as Head of UBS’s securities business in Asia Pacific: Asia Equities, which he oversaw from 2004; and Asia Pacific Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities, which he led from 2009. He joined the firm in 1997, serving as Head of Equity Derivatives. Mr. Yoon began his career in financial services in 1986, working at Merrill Lynch in New York and Lehman Brothers in New York and Hong Kong. Before embarking on a Wall Street career, he worked as an electrical engineer in satellite communications. In 1982, Mr. Yoon earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from MIT, and a master’s degree in management from MIT’s Sloan School of Management in 1986.

Juerg Zeltner

Mr. Juerg Zeltner is President Wealth Management at UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He was Chief Executive Officer - UBS Wealth Management of UBS Group Inc. Mr. Zeltner became a member of the GEB in February 2009 and is CEO of UBS Wealth Management. Between February 2009 and January 2012, he served as co-CEO of UBS Wealth Management & Swiss Bank. In November 2007, he was appointed as Head of Wealth Management North, East & Central Europe. From 2005 to 2007, he was CEO of UBS Deutschland, Frankfurt, and, prior to this, he held various management positions in the former Wealth Management division of UBS. Between 1987 and 1998, he was with Swiss Bank Corporation in various roles within the Private and Corporate Client division in Berne, New York and Zurich. Mr. Zeltner holds a diploma in business administration from the Berner Fachhochschule and is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. Mr. Zeltner is a board member of the German-Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Chairman of the UBS Optimus Foundation Board.

Philip Lofts

Mr. Philip J. Lofts is Group Chief Risk Officer of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He became a GEB member in 2008, and was re -appointed as Group Chief Risk Officer in December 2011 after serving in the same role from 2008 to 2010. He was CEO of UBS Group Americas from January to November 2011. Mr. Lofts, who began his career with UBS over 25 years ago, became Group Risk Chief Operating Officer in 2008 after three years serving as Group Chief Credit Officer. Prior to this, Mr. Lofts worked for the Investment Bank in a number of business and risk control positions in Europe, Asia Pacific and the US. Mr. Lofts joined Union Bank of Switzerland in 1984 as a credit analyst and was appointed Head of Structured Finance in Japan in 1996. Mr. Lofts completed his A-levels at Cranbrook School. From 1981 to 1984, he was a trainee at Charterhouse Japhet plc, a merchant bank, which was acquired by the Royal Bank of Scotland in 1985.

Markus Diethelm

Mr. Markus U. Diethelm Ph.D. is Group General Counsel of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He became a member of the GEB in September 2008. From 1998 to 2008, he served as Group Chief Legal Officer at Swiss Re, and was appointed to its Group Executive Board in 2007. Prior to this, he was at the Los Angeles-based law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, and focused on corporate matters, securities transactions, litigation and regulatory investigations while working out of the firm’s Brussels and Paris offices. From 1989 to 1992, he practiced at Shearman & Sterling in New York, specializing in mergers and acquisitions. In 1988, he worked at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in New York, after starting his career in 1983 with Baer & Karrer. Mr. Diethelm holds a law degree from the Universitaet Zurich and a Masters degree and Ph.D. from Stanford Law School. Mr. Diethelm is a qualified attorney-at-law admitted to the bar in Zurich and in New York State.

Luzius Cameron

Mr. Luzius Cameron is Company Secretary of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. Mr. Cameron was appointed Company Secretary by the BoD for the first time in 2005. He is a Group Managing Director and was appointed to the former Group Managing Board in 2002. From 2002 to 2005, Mr. Cameron was the Director of Strategic Planning and New Business Development, Wealth Management USA. Prior to this role, he was Head of Group Strategic Analysis, and before that, Head of Corporate Business Analysis. Mr. Cameron joined Swiss Bank Corporation in 1989, where he started out in Corporate Controlling before assuming a number of senior roles at Warburg Dillon Read, including Chief of Staff to the Chief Operating Officer in London and Business Manager of the Global Rates Business in Zurich. From 1984 to 1989, he was a lecturer in astrophysics at the University of Basel. Between 1980 and 1989, he was a research analyst at the Institute of Astronomy at the University of Basel and European Southern Observatory. Mr. Cameron holds a PhD in astrophysics from the Universitaet Basel.

Reto Francioni

Prof. Dr. Reto Francioni is Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. He has been a member of the Corporate Responsibility Committee since 2013 and the Human Resources and Compensation Committee since 2014. He has been CEO of Deutsche Börse AG since 2005. Since 2006, he has been a professor of applied capital markets theory at the University of Basel. From 2002 to 2005, he was Chairman of the Supervisory Board and President of the SWX Group, Zurich. Mr. Francioni was co-CEO and Spokesman for the Board of Directors of Consors AG, Nuremberg, from 2000 to 2002. Between 1993 and 2000, he held various management positions at Deutsche Börse AG, including that of Deputy CEO from 1999 to 2000. From 1992 to 1993, he served in the corporate finance division of Hoffmann-La Roche, Basel. Prior to this, he worked for several years for Association Tripartite Bourses and, from 1985 to 1988, for the former Credit Suisse, holding positions in the equity sales and legal departments. He started his professional career in 1981 in the commerce division of Union Bank of Switzerland. Mr. Francioni completed his studies in law in 1981 and his Ph.D. in 1987 at the University of Zurich.

Ann Godbehere

Ms. Ann F. Godbehere is Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. She has chaired the Human Resources and Compensation Committee since 2011 and has been a member of the Audit Committee since 2009. Ms. Godbehere was appointed CFO and Executive Director of Northern Rock in February 2008, serving in these roles during the initial phase of the business’s public ownership until the end of January 2009. Prior to this role, she served as CFO of Swiss Re Group from 2003 to 2007. Ms. Godbehere was CFO of its Property & Casualty division in Zurich for two years. Prior to this, she served as CFO of the Life & Health division in London for three years. From 1997 to 1998, she was CEO of Swiss Re Life & Health in Canada. Between 1996 and 1997, she was CFO of Swiss Re Life & Health North America. Ms. Godbehere is a certified general accountant and was made a fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountant Association in 2014 and a fellow of the Certified General Accountant Association of Canada in 2003. Ms. Godbehere is a board member and Chairperson of the audit committees of Prudential plc, Rio Tinto plc and Rio Tinto Limited. She is also a member of the boards of Arden Holdings Ltd., Bermuda, and of British American Tobacco plc. Ms. Godbehere was a board member of Atrium Underwriters Ltd. and Atrium Underwriting Group Ltd., London.

Axel Lehmann

Mr. Axel P. Lehmann is Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. Mr. Lehmann was elected to the BoD at the 2009 AGM and has been a member of the Risk Committee since 2009. He is a member of the Group Executive Committee of Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) and has been Group Chief Risk Officer since January 2008 and Regional Chairman Europe since October 2011. He was responsible for Group IT from 2008 to 2010. In September 2004, Mr. Lehmann was appointed CEO of Zurich American Insurance Company and the North America Commercial business division in chaumburg, Illinois. He became a member of Zurich’s Group Executive Committee and CEO of its Continental Europe business division in 2002 and, in 2004, was responsible for integrating it with U.K., Ireland and South Africa. In 2001, he took over responsibility for Northern, Central and Eastern Europe and was appointed CEO of Zurich Group Germany. In 2000, Mr. Lehmann became a member of the Group Management Board with responsibility for group-wide business development functions. Mr. Lehmann holds a PhD and a master’s degree in business administration and economics from the Universitaet St. Gallen. He is also a graduate of the Wharton Advanced Management Program and an honorary professor of business administration and service management at the Universitaet St. Gallen. Mr. Lehmann is Chairman of the Board of the Institute of Insurance Economics at the Universitaet St. Gallen, and is a former Chairman and member of the Chief Risk Officer Forum and a board member of Economiesuisse. In addition, he holds mandates on the following boards of Zurich Insurance Group subsidiaries. Mr. Lehmann is Chairman of the Board of Farmers Group, Inc., Los Angeles, and of Zurich Insurance plc, Dublin, as well as a member of the supervisory board of Zurich Beteiligungs-AG, Frankfurt a.M. He is Chairman of the board of trustees of the Pension Plans 1 and 2 of the Zurich Insurance Group.

Helmut Panke

Dr. Helmut Panke is Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. Helmut Panke was elected to the BoD at the 2004 AGM. He has been a member of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee and the Risk Committee since 2008. Between 2002 and 2006, Dr. Panke was Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW Group after becoming a member of BMW’s Board of Management in 1996. Between 1993 and 1996, he was Chairman and CEO of BMW Holding Corporation in the U.S. Subsequent to joining BMW as Head of Planning and Controlling, Research and Development in 1982, he assumed management functions in corporate planning, organization and corporate strategy. Prior to this, he worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company in both Düsseldorf and Munich. Dr. Panke graduated from the Universitaet Munich with a Ph.D. in physics, and undertook research work at both the University of Munich and the Swiss Institute for Nuclear Research Dr. Panke is a member of the boards of Microsoft Corporation (Chairperson of the Regulatory and Public Policy Committee) and Singapore Airlines Ltd. (Chairperson of the Safety & Risk Committee). He is a member of the supervisory board of Bayer AG.

William Parrett

Mr. William G. Parret is Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. Mr. Parrett was elected to the BoD at the October 2008 Extraordinary General Meeting. He has chaired the Audit Committee since 2009 and has been a member of the Corporate Responsibility Committee since 2012. Mr. Parrett served his entire career with Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. He was CEO from 2003 until his retirement in 2007. Between 1999 and 2003, he was a Managing Partner of Deloitte & Touche USA LLP and served on Deloitte’s Global Executive Committee between 1999 and 2007. Mr. Parrett founded Deloitte’s U.S. National Financial Services Industry Group in 1995 and its Global Financial Services Industry Group in 1997, both of which he led as Chairman. In his 40 years of experience in professional services, Mr. Parrett served public, private, governmental, and state-owned clients worldwide. Mr. Parrett has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from St. Francis College, New York, and is a certified public accountant. Mr. Parrett is on the boards of the Eastman Kodak Company, the Blackstone Group LP, and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., and chairs each company’s audit committee. He is also on the board of IGATE Corporation. He is Past Chairman of the Board of the United States Council for International Business and United Way Worldwide, and a Carnegie Hall Board of Trustees member. He is a member of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation. Mr. Parrett was a member of the International Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee.

Isabelle Romy

Dr. Isabelle Romy is Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. Dr. Romy was elected to the BoD at the 2012 AGM. She has been a member of the Audit Committee and the Governance and Nominating Committee since 2012. Dr. Romy is a partner at Froriep, a large Swiss business law firm. From 1995 to 2012, she worked for another major Swiss law firm based in Zurich (Niederer Kraft & Frey AG), where she was a partner from 2003 to 2012. Her legal practice includes litigation and arbitration in cross-border cases. Dr. Romy has been an associate professor at the University of Fribourg and at the Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne since 1996. Between 2003 and 2008, she served as a deputy judge at the Swiss Federal Supreme Court. From 1999 to 2006, she was a member of the Ethics Commission at the Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne. Dr. Romy completed her PhD (Dr. iur.) at the Universite de Lausanne in 1990 and has been a qualified attorney-at-law admitted to the bar since 1991. From 1992 to 1994, she was a visiting scholar at Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley, and completed her professorial thesis at the University of Fribourg in 1996.

Beatrice Weder di Mauro

Ms. Beatrice Weder di Mauro is Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. Ms. Weder di Mauro was elected to the BoD at the 2012 AGM. She has been a member of the Audit Committee since 2012 and became a member of the Risk Committee in 2013. She has been a professor of economics, economic policy and international macroeconomics at the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz since 2001. Ms. Weder di Mauro was a member of the German Council of Economic Experts from 2004 to 2012. In 2010, she was a resident scholar at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C., and, in 2006, a visiting scholar at the National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA. She was an associate professor of economics at the University of Basel between 1998 and 2001 and a research fellow at the United Nations University in Tokyo from 1997 to 1998. Prior to this, she was an economist at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C. Ms. Weder di Mauro completed her PhD in economics at the University of Basel in 1993 and received her habilitation there in 1999.

Joseph Yam

Mr. Joseph Yam is Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. Mr. Yam was elected to the BoD at the 2011 AGM. He has been a member of the Corporate Responsibility Committee and the Risk Committee since 2011. He is Executive Vice President of the China Society for Finance and Banking and in that capacity has served as an advisor to the People’s Bank of China since 2009. Mr. Yam was instrumental in the establishment of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and served as Chief Executive from 1993 until his retirement in 2009. He began his career in Hong Kong as a statistician in 1971 and served the public for over 38 years. During his service, he occupied several positions such as Director of the Office of the Exchange Fund from 1991, Deputy Secretary for Monetary Affairs from 1985 and Principal Assistant Secretary for Monetary Affairs from 1982. Mr. Yam graduated from the University of Hong Kong in 1970 with first class honors in social sciences. He holds honorary doctorate degrees and professorships from a number of universities in Hong Kong and overseas. Mr. Yam is a Distinguished Research Fellow of the Institute of Global Economics and Finance at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Mr. Yam is on the boards of Johnson Electric Holdings Limited and UnionPay International Co., Ltd. He is a member of the board of The Community Chest of Hong Kong as well as a member of the International Advisory Council of China Investment Corporation. Mr. Yam was a board member of the China Construction Bank and Chairman of the Board of Macroprudential Consultancy Limited.

David Sidwell

Mr. David Sidwell is Senior Independent Director of UBS Group AG since November 26, 2014. Mr. Sidwell was elected to the BoD at the 2008 AGM. In April 2010, he was appointed Senior Independent Director of UBS AG. He has chaired the Risk Committee since 2008 and has been a member of the Governance and Nominating Committee since 2011. Mr. Sidwell was Executive Vice President and CFO of Morgan Stanley between 2004 and 2007. Before joining Morgan Stanley, he worked for JPMorgan Chase & Co., where, in his 20 years of service, he held a number of different positions, including controller and, from 2000 to 2004, CFO of the Investment Bank. Prior to this, he was with Price Waterhouse in both London and New York. Mr. Sidwell graduated from University of Cambridge and qualified as a chartered accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.