Pius Zgraggen has been a Founding Partner of OLZ and Chief Executive Officer since 2001. He is Chairman of the Board of the subsidiaries OLZ Wealth Management AG in Schaan, OLZ Wealth Management PTE LTD in Singapore and OLZ (HONG KONG) Limited.
Pius studied at the Universities of Bern (Switzerland) and Rochester, New York (USA). Longstanding lecturer at AZEK/CFPI in the "Equity" module and lecturer at the University of Liechtenstein in "Corporate Valuation". Since 2007 Visiting Professor at the PHW Bern in the subject "Value Management". He specializes in financial management and capital markets.
Pius began working in the Swiss Banking Sector in 1989 and gained many years of experience in a host of banking areas including Global Derivatives Risk Measurement and Risk Management Consulting. Between 1995 and 2000 he worked as a research and teaching assistant at the Institute for Financial Management at the University of Bern. Pius has published various articles and is a co-author of the standard reference work "Handbuch der Bewertung" (A Handbook of Valuation).
Pius and his wife have one son and one daughter.
Since 2008 he has served as a Special Ambassador of the Canton of Uri.