Alain Barthel joined Goldman Sachs Bank AG in 2011 as GSAM’s Country Head Switzerland Institutional and has 18 years experience in Asset Management. Prior to joining the firm he worked at Morgan Stanley in Zurich as Country Head Investment Management Switzerland. Further he worked at Credit Agricole Asset Management in Paris as Head of Sales for Switzerland. Prior to that he worked at Paribas Asset Management in Paris and London as Head of Audit in Client Servicing. Alain holds a Master Degree in Business Administration in International Commerce from Paris XII.