Member (Independent)

Philippe Ziegler

Mr. Ziegler graduated from the University of Namur, Belgium with a Bachelor and Master in Economics & Social Sciences, followed by a Post-Graduate Program in International Economy at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. He began his career with Banque Paribas in Geneva followed by a two-year tenure with Swiss Bank Corporation in New York. In 1987, he became CFO of a large family-owned freight forwarding group in Belgium, and was then appointed Head of ING Bank’s Trade and Commodities Finance Department in 1993. Mr. Ziegler joined BNP Paribas Switzerland in 1999. He spent 13 years with the bank, establishing both its Credit and Collateral Control Department, before heading the Energy & Commodity Finance Department. In December 2012, he founded Captiva Corporate Finance SA, a Geneva-based independent financial advisory & corporate finance company, with strong expertise non-exhaustively dedicated to Energy & Commodities players. Mr. Ziegler became a Member of the Board of Directors of BCP in March 2021.